Motorist tackles car fire

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A motorist sprang into action when their vehicle was engulfed in flames.

The driver used their own fire extinguisher to deal with the incident when the vehicle they were in caught fire on Sandtoft Road at Epworth last night.

Crews from Humberside Fire Service attended the incident shortly after 8pm but the driver had already put out the flames by the time officers arrived.

They carried out a safety inspection following the drama.