A ROAD was closed in Neston this afternoon (Wednesday, February 14) whilst firefighters tackled a car fire.

A fire engine from Powey Lane arrived at the scene of the incident on Waterford Drive in Little Neston at 1.49pm.

A spokesperson for Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service said: “A car that was well alight required firefighters to use two hose reels to extinguish it.

“The road was closed while the incident was dealt with.”