Car set on fire and abandoned near Potters Bar

PUBLISHED: 09:30 05 January 2017 | UPDATED: 09:57 05 January 2017

The car on fire near Potters Bar. Picture credit: Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service

The car on fire near Potters Bar. Picture credit: Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service

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A car was deliberately set on fire and abandoned near Potters Bar, a fire service spokesman said.

Police and the fire service were called yesterday at 9pm to Cucumber Lane, Essendon, where a Potters Bar crew found a white Ford Fiesta ablaze.

Firefighters extinguished it with hose reels in half an hour.

A police spokeswoman said officers were not investigating further, but had contacted Hertsmere Council about recovering the vehicle.


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