Shopper returned to her car to find there had been a fire inside it this lunchtime (Monday).

A supermarket shopper had a surprise this lunchtime (Monday) when she returned to her car to find the interior had suffered fire damage.

The lady called fire fighters at 1pm who were scrambled to the vehicle in the Rose Lane Tesco car park in Barnstaple.

On arrival they found the fire, which had started by accident, was out and they ensured the vehicle was safe.