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Westminster Bridge: Fire crews tackle car fire

Fire Image copyright Matt Roden
Image caption Roads were closed as a result of the fire

Fire crews have been tackling a car fire on Westminster Bridge in central London.

Emergency services were called to the scene shortly after 19:40 BST and road closures were put in place.

The cause of the blaze is not yet known. However, it is not being treated as suspicious by the Metropolitan Police.

The force said the driver was unharmed and the fire has been successfully extinguished.

Image copyright Matt Roden
Image copyright Matt Roden
Image caption The cause of the fire is not knowns

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