Car parked outside Sidford homes destroyed in ‘deliberate’ blaze

Sidmouth fire station were called out to the fire this morning. Picture: Devon and Somerset Fire Ser

Sidmouth fire station were called out to the fire this morning. Picture: Devon and Somerset Fire Service - Credit: Archant

A car was totally destroyed in what police have established as a deliberate blaze in Sidford.

Sidmouth fire station were called out to the fire this morning. Picture: Devon and Somerset Fire Ser

Sidmouth fire station were called out to the fire this morning. Picture: Devon and Somerset Fire Service - Credit: Archant

The blaze, in Lower Brook Meadow, was extinguished with a jet but by the time it had been put under control, the vehicle, which was parked outside homes, was totally destroyed.

The incident happened at 12.32am today (Wednesday).

Sidmouth fire station were called out to the fire this morning. Picture: Devon and Somerset Fire Ser

Sidmouth fire station were called out to the fire this morning. Picture: Devon and Somerset Fire Service - Credit: Archant

Sidmouth fire station were called out to the fire this morning. Picture: Devon and Somerset Fire Ser

Sidmouth fire station were called out to the fire this morning. Picture: Devon and Somerset Fire Service - Credit: Archant


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