A blaze at a detached garage in Scarborough today is believed to have been caused by a kit car which caught fire.
A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said: “Two fire engines from Scarborough were called to deal with a fire in a detached domestic garage on Nightingale Lane in the town.
“The fire is believed to have started in a ‘Kit’ car inside the garage and has caused fire, heat and smoke damage to both the car and the garage.
“Fire crews have used a hosereel, a thermal imaging camera and a positive pressure ventilation fan to tackle the blaze.”
The spokesperson added that the blaze took less than an hour to extinguish.