Electrical fault blamed for Runcorn car fire

Firefighters tackle Runcorn car fire

Firefighters tackle Runcorn car fire

First published in Runcorn and Widnes World: Photograph of the Author by , Chief Reporter

AN electrical fault is thought to have caused a car fire in Runcorn.

A vehicle caught fire on a roundabout off the M56 at junction 11 in Preston Brook, shortly before 5pm on Saturday, April 12.

A spokesman for Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "One hose reel was used to put out a car fire believed to have been caused by an electrical fault.

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