Tarmac melted as Mercedes catches fire in Yaxley

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A fire crew from Diss was called to tackle a car blaze in Yaxley yesterday.

It happened in Mellis Road, at about 5.30pm.

No one was trapped in the Mercedes, or reported hurt in the incident, but a spokesman for the fire service said part of the tarmac on the road had melted.

The fire was under control by 6.47pm.