Firebugs torch car in Nelson

Fire crews were called out after a car was set alight in Nelson.
Fire crews were called out after a car was set alight in Nelson.

Arsonists struck in Nelson late last night when a car was set on fire.


The incident happened in Charles Street at 12-30am and one fire engine from Nelson was called to the scene.

Firefighters tackled the flames using a hose reel.

There no injuries and the cause of the blaze is now being looked into.