Car ablaze, residents evacuated, in Valletta

Fire engine hose

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Residents had to be evacuated from their homes after a car was set ablaze during the earlier hours of Sunday morning.

The incident happened on Dominic Street.

The police were called on site at around 3.25am with reports that a Mercedes parked outside a block of apartments was engulfed in flames.

The residents had to be evacuated due to the smoke and fire. Fortunately no one was injured during this incident.

The fire spread onto another car.

The Civil Protection Department put out the fire.