Car set on fire outside Kettering flats

Firefighters are tackling the blaze in Corby
Firefighters are tackling the blaze in Corby

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car was set alight outside flats in Kettering.

The Vauxhall Corsa was parked outside a property in Hazelwood Court when police received reports that it was on fire at 5.15am this morning (Thursday).

It was completely burnt out and police believe it was deliberately set on fire.

A spokesman for Northamptonshire Police said: “We believe the car was deliberately set on fire and would like to speak to anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the area at the time.”

Witnesses or anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.