Car fire prevented from spreading to homes on Wigan street

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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.