Car fire on A30

17:24 20 September 2012

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Firefighters from Honiton and Ottery St Mary mobilised.

Firefighters from Honiton and Ottery St Mary were called to deal with a car on fire on the A30.

The incident occurred today (Thursday), at 4.44pm, on the Westbound carriageway between the Patteson Cross and Daisymount junctions.

On arrival fire crews found a car off the main trunk road with a small fire involving the dashboard.

The fire was extinguished using a hose reel jet and breathing apparatus was used.

The cause of the fire is believed to be accidental.

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