Car fire at Preston Circus delays Brighton traffic

Picture from a video shot by Chris Barnard

Picture from a video shot by Chris Barnard

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WITH VIDEO: Brighton traffic is being delayed because of a car on fire on the London Road near Preston Circus.

East Sussex Fire and Rescue said: "We were called at 11.51am to reports of a car alight on London Road in Brighton.

"Crews from Preston Circus attended and found a blue Audi on fire. They used one hose reel jet to put it out.

"There are no reports of injuries. The fire was accidental."

Brighton and Hove Buses diverted services 5, 5A and 5B as a result. The road is now open again, but there is ongoing congestion as a result.

 

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3:52pm Wed 12 Mar 14

Richada says...

Last week a substation under the Fire Station and now a car blaze within sight of it, is someone trying to tell us something her?
Last week a substation under the Fire Station and now a car blaze within sight of it, is someone trying to tell us something her? Richada
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4:12pm Wed 12 Mar 14

Eddddd27 says...

Richada wrote:
Last week a substation under the Fire Station and now a car blaze within sight of it, is someone trying to tell us something her?
Yeah - your spellcheck ain't working.....
[quote][p][bold]Richada[/bold] wrote: Last week a substation under the Fire Station and now a car blaze within sight of it, is someone trying to tell us something her?[/p][/quote]Yeah - your spellcheck ain't working..... Eddddd27
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