This is the dramatic moment firefighters tackled a car ablaze in South Cerney.

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service were called to the blaze on the High Street at 1.30pm on June 22.

A spokesman for the fire service said: "One fire engine from Cirencester attended.

"The crew used two hose reels and two breathing apparatus.

"The vehicle was 80 per cent by the fire.

"The crew left the scene at 3pm.

"We are not treating the fire as suspicious."

Local resident Chris Pruett witnessed the fire.

He said: "We heard an explosion, went to look and saw this vehicle was ablaze across the road from the end of our drive.

"The fire service were on the scene very quickly, closed the road and put out the fire.

"The car looked to be destroyed."