Stolen car abandoned and set on fire in Norwood Green

Fire engine
Fire engine

A stolen car was abandoned and set on fire in Norwood Green, Halifax last night.

Firefighters at Cleckheaton were called to Station Road at around midnight.

The car was set alight next to Bower Green Ltd.

Watch commander Damian Cameron of Cleckheaton fire station said: “It was an abandoned car with deliberate ignition.

“Smoke was getting into the neighbouring Bower Green building. We stayed for approximately 45 minutes to ensure the flames did not spread to the building.”

Nobody was injured in the fire.