Crash leaves flipped-over car on fire in Belper

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Emergency services were called to a road in Belper after a car flipped onto its roof and set on fire following a collision.

Firefighters were called to Kilburn Lane at around 8.15pm yesterday (January 3) after reports the car was on fire.

A service spokesman said the incident involved one car which was alight and on its roof following the collision.

He added: “No persons were trapped, but one casualty sustained some injuries.”

A hose reel jet was used to extinguish the fire, which was out by 9.10pm.

The incident was then left in the hands of the police.