Emergency crew fought a car fire after crash with a BT pole

Firefighters put out a blazing car fire after the vehicle had been involved in a collision with a British Telecom pole.

Sunday, 4th March 2018, 3:37 pm
Updated Sunday, 4th March 2018, 3:45 pm
Derbyshire fire service.

The collision happened about 1.20pm, on Station Lane, Old Whittington, Chesterfield.

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A Derbyshire fire service spokesman said: “The incident involved one car well-alight which had been involved in a road traffic collision with a BT pole.”

Chesterfield firefighters armed with a hose reel jet and breathing apparatus extinguished the fire.