The cause of a car fire in Peterborough has been confirmed.

Fire crews from Stanground and Dogsthorpe were called to a car fire on Baxter Close at 3.16am on Thursday (May 16). 

The crews used a hose reel to extinguish the car fire and returned to their stations by 3.50am.

The cause of the fire is believed to be deliberate.

Anyone with information should contact police by visiting to submit an online report or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.