Car catches fire in Ħamrun

Fire engine hose

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A car caught fire in Ħamrun last night, which then eventually spread onto another car in the vicinity.

The Police were informed of the case at around 00.45 am. The car has been parked in St Cajetan Street, corner with Duke of Edinburgh Street. Although no one was injured in the incident,  a car parked in front of it caught fire as well.

Apart from District Police, members of the Civil Protection Department (CPD) were also called to assist extinguish the fire.

An inquiry was opened about the case, which is being led by Magistrate Rachel Montebello.