FIREFIGHTERS were called out to a car well alight in a field.

One fire crew attended the blaze in Chapel House Lane South in Puddington, on the outskirts of Ellesmere Port, at about 6.45am today (Thursday, June 10).

A spokesman for Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service: "One firefighter wearing breathing apparatus used one hose reel jet to extinguish the flames.

"They then damped down the scene."