Dramatic scenes as car fire breaks out at Alfreton shopping centre

There were dramatic scenes outside the McArthurGlen shopping village on Saturday, August 25, as a fire broke out in the car park.

Sunday, 26th August 2018, 11:41 am
Updated Sunday, 26th August 2018, 11:45 am
A car burst into flames outside the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet in South Normanton on Saturday, August 25.

Firefighters from Alfreton and Ashfield were called to the scene shortly after 3pm and arrived within four minutes.

Eyewitness reports suggest that a BMW entered the car park emitting smoke, and that the flames then spread to at least one other vehicle.

Thankfully, no one was hurt in the incident.