A CAR was destroyed after a fire in Salisbury.

Firefighters from the city's fire station were called to Park Street at around 7.45 in the morning on Tuesday (June 23).

A spokesperson for Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service said the car was destroyed by the fire, which had also spread to two other vehicles.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used hose reel jets to put out the fire.

The incident was dealt with by 8.10am.

On Saturday, a fire involving a large pile of refuse was extinguished by firefighters in Salisbury.

A fire crew from Salisbury along with a water carrier from Wilton was called to the incident just off Southampton Road.