Investigation launched after car fire in South Tyneside street

Police officers and fire crews were called to a car blaze in Hebburn in the early hours of Monday, February 3.

Tuesday, 4th February 2020, 10:30 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th February 2020, 12:04 pm
Emergency services were called to Monkton Lane in Hebburn.

A Northumbria Police spokesman confirmed that the force was called to Monkton Lane shortly before 5.15am.

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He added: “Nobody was injured and emergency services extinguished the fire. An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the blaze.”

One crew from Hebburn Fire Station attended the scene.

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