Car fire in Rugby being treated as arson

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Firefighters were called to extinguish a car on fire near Blooms Garden centre this afternoon (Tuesday).

The blaze was reported just after 2pm and crews were at the scene on the Straight Mile for an hour.

A Warwickshire Police spokesperson said: “Police are treating this as arson and will be investigating.

“Anyone with information is asked to call Warwickshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 quoting incident 231 of September 13.”