The private people carrier’s fuse box caught fire in The Square last night.

FIRE crews arrived in The Square in North Molton last night (Thur) to extinguish a car on fire.

The private people carrier-type vehicle had a small fire in the fuse box within the engine compartment.

A fire engine from Barnstaple attended the scene around 10.25pm and used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

The cause is believed to be accidental.