Abandoned car set alight in field

Fire engine.
Fire engine.

A car was abandoned and burnt out in a field in Knottingley.

Firefighters from Pontefract were called to land off Windermere Drive at around 6.10pm yesterday evening (May 26).

A spokeswoman said: “It seems as thought someone has taken the car up there and burnt it out. The police are aware of it.”

The blaze took around half an hour to extinguish.