News marchwiel-car-fire-2 reader Rachel Bostock has been in touch (with pictures!) to let us know a car was set on fire in Marchwiel around 6:45pm tonight. She said “the arson set tree on fire too” and the car was “all burnt out on inside & roof back window smashed cos of smoke ! Nasty!

Its locally reported that the car had possible fake numberplates attached.

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The Ridgeway, Marchwiel, is now reopen to traffic after fire crews promptly extinguished the blaze.