PICTURES: Late night fire that destroyed car was ‘deliberate’

Firefighters believe the fire was started on purpose. Pictures: Littlehampton Fire Station
Firefighters believe the fire was started on purpose. Pictures: Littlehampton Fire Station

Firefighters received multiple calls to a fire in Yapton in which a small car was completely burned out.

The fire service was called at 1.04am this morning to The Towpath.

Firefighters used breathing masks and water jets to deal with the blaze, which was put out by 1.36am.

The fire is believed to have been ‘deliberate’, a spokesman for West Sussex Fire and Rescue said.