A newspaper delivery car from Sonning Common newsagent’s was set on fire on Elizabeth Road this morning at around 8.30am this morning.
Luckily the driver was unharmed as he was delivering a newspaper to a house when the car exploded. It is thought that the fire was caused by an electric fault in the headlight area.
Neighbours who witnessed the fire were concerned that a nearby tree would be set alight.
Firefighters were called to the scene and made the car and area safe.