A Bideford fire crew turned out to extinguish a burning car near Bideford Skip Hire off Old Barnstaple Road in the town on Thursday evening. Fire fighters used breathing apparatus and one hose reel to combat the blaze, which left the car severely damaged.

A Bideford fire crew turned out to extinguish a burning car near Bideford Skip Hire off Old Barnstaple Road in the town on Thursday evening.Fire fighters used breathing apparatus and one hose reel to combat the blaze, which left the car severely damaged. The police have been informed of the incident.