Delays on A453 in Clifton after this car caught fire

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A car has been left 'severely damaged' after a blaze on the main road through Clifton this morning.

No-one was injured following the fire that started this morning on the A453 Clifton Lane coming into Nottingham, near to the Farnborough Road roundabout.

But there are still delays on the road as a result, with one lane closed.

A Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue spokesman said: "Firefighters from West Bridgford were called to reports of a car fire on Clifton Lane, at 8.24am this morning (Thursday, December 7).

A shot of the scene on the A453 Clifton Lane.

A shot of the scene on the A453 Clifton Lane.

"Upon arrival they found one car well alight, and used breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

"The fire was out by 8.49am and nobody was injured in the incident – although the car has been left severely damaged."

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