Firefigthers have been called to a tackle a car fire on the A27 Southampton Road near Port Solent this evening. The Car burst into flames outside the Hendy Ford Car Dealership.
Several people have phoned to report the fire,to the fire service. A appliance was mobilised from Portchester to deal with the incident.
A spokesperson for the fire and rescue service said: “The vehicle was well alight and crews extinguished the fire.
“There was a large amount of diesel and oil on the road, so Highways were requested to attend.”
There were no reports of any injuries.
Traffic is very heavy in and around the area as one lane is blocked on Southampton Road.