No casualties after fire and rescue teams called to car fire in Newhaven

No one was harmed during a small car fire which broke out in Newhaven this evening (January 17) East Sussex Fire and Rescue have confirmed.

Teams were called to the incident, which took place outside a business on Quarry Road, in Newhaven, at 4.04 pm this afternoon.

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On arrival, East Sussex Fire and Rescue teams found one car alight and used foam and two breathing apparatus to resolve the incident.

A spokesperson for East Sussex Fire and Rescue has confirmed the vehicle fire was accidental and there were no casualties as a result of the incident. The incident was closed at 4.45pm.

Newhaven car fire. Photo: Sussex incidents, S. Parker