FIREFIGHTERS tackled a car fire in Mill Lane, Winsford, yesterday afternoon.

One fire engine from Winsford Fire Station was sent to the scene at 3.40pm.

Cheshire Fire Service said: “Firefighters were called to a car fire in Mill Lane, Winsford.

“A firefighter wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel to extinguish the flames. The vehicle was then damped down to make it safe.”