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Fire crew called to deal with car blaze near Shifnal

Firefighters scrambled to a car fire near Shifnal on Sunday night.

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One fire engine was sent from Telford Central fire station to Evelith, south of Shifnal at 10.10pm.

Firefighters used breathing apparatus and a hosereel jet to tackle the fire.

A spokesman for Shropshire Fire & Rescue Service said: "This incident was a car fire, crews used two breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet to extinguish."

The fire crew sent their incident stop message 26 minutes later.

A spokesman for West Mercia Police said: "Around 10.30pm on Sunday November 6 we received a report of a car fire on Evelith Lane, Shifnal.

"We attended with Shropshire Fire and Rescue and no injuries were reported.

"Enquiries are ongoing."

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