AN investigation has been launched into a car fire on a residential street.

Fire crews were called to reports of a vehicle fire which involved a white Mercedes C220 on Fife Street in Barrowford just after 2am.

The cause of the fire has yet to be established but has been treated of suspicious origin by firefighters.

A fire spokesman said: "It was well alight and absolutely burnt out.

"Nobody has come to claim it.

"We do not know whose it is."

The investigation is ongoing.