Pictures: burning taxi in South Shields street

Firefighters have tackled a burning car in South Shields.

Monday, 19th December 2016, 8:29 am
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 2:01 pm
Firefighters arrive at the scene in Victoria Road

A reader sent us these dramatic pictures of the blaze in Victoria Road.

One resident said: "I thought it was my neighbour's car but then I realised it was a taxi on fire.

The scene in Victoria Road

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"It's just gone up in flames."

The scene in Victoria Road