Stolen car set on fire in woodland in Wigan

A car was destroyed after being deliberately set alight in woodland in Wigan.

Sunday, 5th December 2021, 7:48 am
Updated Sunday, 5th December 2021, 7:50 am

Firefighters were called to a wooded area off Greyfriars in Ashton just after 4.15am on Sunday to put out the blaze.

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It is thought the car was stolen and driven around the woods, before it could go no further and was set on fire.

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Firefighters were called in the early hours of Sunday