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Crew tackles early hours car fire in Lowestoft

PUBLISHED: 17:34 04 January 2018 | UPDATED: 18:02 04 January 2018

The fire service dealt with a car fire on Ashley Downs in Lowestoft in the early hours of the morning. Picture: Google

The fire service dealt with a car fire on Ashley Downs in Lowestoft in the early hours of the morning. Picture: Google

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Firefighters were called in the early hours of this morning to deal with a car fire.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service received a report at around 12.10am saying a vehicle was alight on Ashley Downs, off Hollingsworth Road in Lowestoft.

Upon arrival at the scene, one crew from Lowestoft South fire station found a diesel car on fire in the street and extinguished the blaze in about half an hour.

Suffolk Police were also in attendance.

The fire service considered the scene to be safe by 12.46am.

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