AN INVESTIGATION is underway after a car fire in Blackburn in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Firefighters arrived at the scene at around 2.40am to find a car alight on the roadway on Oozebooth Terrace.

They used two breathing apparatus and a hose reel to put the fire out and were at the scene for around 40 minutes.

An investigation into the cause of the blaze is now being carried out.