Emergency services called to car on fire in a ditch near Bungay

The burnt out car in a ditch in Mettingham. Picture: PC Edward Frazer.

The burnt out car in a ditch in Mettingham. Picture: PC Edward Frazer. - Credit: Archant

Police and fire crews were called to Mettingham, near Bungay, to reports of a car on fire in a ditch.

A fire crew from Beccles was called to Vicarage Lane just after 11am. They arrived on scene to find the car in the ditch well alight and used hose reel jets to extinguish the blaze.

Police were also called.

A police spokesman said: 'We were called at 11.08am to reports that a car had come off the road, was halfway in a ditch and on fire.

'There are no injuries and no restrictions to the road.'

The spokesman said they would be making enquiries to find out who was driving the vehicle.

Anyone with information about the incident should call Suffolk Police on 101, quoting CAD reference 130 of today.

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