Car bursts into flames in middle of Doncaster road

Balby Road, Doncaster
Balby Road, Doncaster

A car burst into flames in the middle of a busy Doncaster road today.

The car was travelling along Balby Road when it caught fire at around 12.30pm.

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Firefighters raced to the scene after flames quickly engulfed the vehicle and generated thick smoke.

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The road was blocked while emergency services dealt with the incident for around an hour.

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Firefighters said the incident was accidental.