Car fire was started ‘maliciously’

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Fire fighters were called to Brighouse this afternoon (Saturday) after was “maliciously” set alight.

The incident, where a blue Ford Focus was set on fire, happened at 2pm on York Street,

One crew from Brighouse attended and were at the scene for 30 minutes. The car was ablaze when they arrived.

Officers said they believed the fire was started maliciously as the vehicle owner was not in attendance.