Car blaze drama

NEIGHBOURS dashed to the rescue when a car was set on fire in their street.

Fire crews from Atherton were called to the scene on Kershaw Street, Atherton on Wednesday evening after neighbours reported a red Toyota Yaris was ablaze.

The neighbours managed to put out the fire before the fire engine arrived.

Fire officers investigated the incident for around an hour at the scene but could not establish the cause of the blaze.