A CAR was believed to be "deliberately set on fire" in Ellesmere Port. 

Fire crews attended the scene on Cedar Avenue in Ellesmere Port at 12.25am on Sunday morning (November 26)

One fire engine from Ellesmere Port was in attendance and the crew used a hose reel water jet to extinguish the car on fire.

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service confirmed that they "believe it may have been started deliberately and police have been informed". 

A spokesperson for Cheshire Police said: "Anyone with information should contact Cheshire police on 101 quoting IML1699753

"Alternatively. information can be given anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."