Crews were called to reports of the fire on a private driveway in Bideford.

FIRE crews were called out by a member of the public yesterday evening (Wed) to reports of a car on fire on a driveway in Bideford.

Arriving around 7pm, fire fighters found the car on a private driveway in Nuttaberry Hill was well alight.

The car was severely damaged in the blaze, which crews fought using breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet.

The cause of the fire is believed to be accidental.