Car destroyed in blaze at Ironbridge Victorian museum

By Nick Humphreys | Ironbridge | News | Published: | Last Updated:

A car has been destroyed in a blaze at one of Shropshire's most popular tourist attractions this morning.

The fire happened at Blists Hill Victorian Museum at around 7.44am. A 4x4 was 75 per cent destroyed.

Shropshire Fire and Rescue said fire was accidental. Nobody was hurt in the incident.

It tweeted: "At 07.44hrs 14.11.19 crews attended a vehicle on fire in Blists Hill, Ironbridge, Fire Investigation called out and confirmed the cause as accidental."

The museum was not affected by the fire.

Nick Humphreys

By Nick Humphreys
Senior Reporter

Senior reporter for the Shropshire Star focusing on Shrewsbury.

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