Crews attend vehicle fire

York Street, St Werburghs

Control received a call about a vehicle fire at 02:08.

Crews from Hicks Gate, Bedminster and Southmead responded, and found a fire involving one van, three cars and three rubbish bins. 

With two firefighters wearing breathinbg apparatus, crews used three high pressure hose reels and one covering jet to extinguish the fire. 

Also in use was cutting equipment, small tools, lights and thermal imaging cameras to assist the firefighters. 

The cause of the incident is thought to have been deliberate ignition. 

Police officers have been conducting enquiries in the area this morning.

If you have any information which could help their investigation, please call 101, quoting reference 5224009549.