Car arson at Petherton

Car arson at Petherton

Car arson at Petherton

First published in Somerset

AN abandoned car was believed to have been deliberately set on fire this morning at South Petherton.

The Fire Service received a call at just after 2am from a passing motorist reporting a fire in the distance, but was unable to give fuller details.

A fire engine from Martock was sent out to investigate and they found a vehicle on farm land at Hams Lane, off Bridge Way, well alight.

A Fire Service spokesman said the vehicle had been abandoned and the fire was a result of arson.

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