Car burnt out in suspected arson in Kendal

The Westmorland Gazette: Dramatic picture taken by Stuart Atkinson from Kendal Castle Dramatic picture taken by Stuart Atkinson from Kendal Castle

A car was completely destroyed by fire in 'suspicious' circumstances.

At 2am this morning, Saturday, June 21, police and fire crews were called to Greenside, Kendal, where a car was in flames.

The red VW Polo was believed to have been disused for some time.

Police are appealing for witnesses who may have seen somebody start the fire.

A spokesperson for Cumbria Police said: "The vehicle hadn't been used for a long time. Of course it's suspicious because cars don't usually set themselves on fire. We ask anyone with information to come forward."

Anybody with information should call 101.

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9:53am Sat 21 Jun 14

doodleshire14 says...

We don't like that - it's a bit of a bummer
We don't like that - it's a bit of a bummer doodleshire14
  • Score: 1

10:04am Sat 21 Jun 14

oceancloud says...

Obviously no spell checker!
Obviously no spell checker! oceancloud
  • Score: 1

10:06am Sat 21 Jun 14

oceancloud says...

Someone has changed it now!
Someone has changed it now! oceancloud
  • Score: 0

10:06am Sat 21 Jun 14

patrick.christys says...

You'll be pleased to know the poor splelling has been rectified
You'll be pleased to know the poor splelling has been rectified patrick.christys
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