Emergency services attend car that caught fire with the driver inside in Northampton

Car bursts into flames in Northampton
Car bursts into flames in Northampton
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Emergency services had to be called this morning when a car burst into flames outside a pub in Northampton this morning with the driver still inside.

The driver was not injured when the car suddenly caught fire outside the Artizan pub on the Talbot Road junction in Abington, at 8.40 this morning.

Northamptonshire Fire & Rescue Service have brought the fire under control and the police have cordoned off the area while the road surface is assessed for damage.

A police spokeswoman said that there was no collision involved, but that the car caught fire while the driver was inside.