Car fire prevented from spreading to homes on Wigan street

Firefighters were called to the scene
Firefighters were called to the scene

A car fire has been prevented from spreading to homes after it was discovered on a street in Wigan.


Firefighters from Wigan station were alerted to the fire at 2am this morning, Wednesday by a resident on Harrowby Street who noticed the fire coming from a stationary vehicle.

Water was used to extinguish the fire, and the car was recovered completely with minor damage to the interior.

Nobody was injured as a result of the fire.