Car and van were on fire in Rugby

Firefighters remain at the scene of a fire in Copsale
Firefighters remain at the scene of a fire in Copsale

A number of 999 calls were received by Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Control room at about 12.30am this morning (Monday) reporting two vehicles on fire at Butlers Leap in Rugby.

There was one van and one car well alight.

Firefighters in breathing apparatus extinguished the fire using hose reels with water supplied from the town hydrants.

The Police also attended and the Highways Agency has been requested to deal with a fuel and oil spillage on the road.