Fire crews attended the scene just before 10pm last night.

A CAR was completely destroyed in a fire last night (Thur) which happened between Swimbridge and Filleigh.

A fire engine from Barnstaple attended the scene just before 10pm and crews extinguished the fire using breathing apparatus, a hose reel jet and small tools.

A fire spokesman said the fire was believed to be started accidentally.

Duty of care was left with the police.