Car bursts into flames outside city supermarket

Sainsbury's Pound Lane fire, Norwich

The car, which seems to be a Ford Fiesta, is on fire at Sainsbury's in Pound Lane - Credit: Dave Montgomery

This is the dramatic moment a car was engulfed by flames in a city car park.


The car was being removed when it exploded - Credit: Ella Wilkinson

Witness Dave Montgomery captured the incredible scene as the Ford Fiesta was ravaged by flames outside Sainsbury's in Pound Lane, Thorpe St Andrew. 


The car was in the Sainsbury's car park on Pound LAne - Credit: Ella Wilkinson

The car was dumped in the car park a week ago. When recovery workers came to remove it the car exploded.

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Sainsbury's Pound Lane fire, Norwich

Crews from Carrow and Sprowston are currently on the scene - Credit: Dave Montgomery

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