A CAR has been destroyed after firefighters were called to tackle a blaze on Saturday afternoon.

Sible Hedingham firefighters attended the car fire in Hedingham Road, Gestingthorpe at 4.45pm.

The fire, which was accidental, caused the vehicle to be completely destroyed.

Sible Hedingham Fire Service said that the fire was attended by new on-call firefighters Ben and John for their first call out.