South West Wales

Bynea fire: Man pulled from burning car by cyclist

The car park on Yspitty Road in Bynea, Llanelli Image copyright Google
Image caption The car park where the fire happened has been closed

A man is in hospital with serious injuries after being pulled from a burning car by a passing cyclist.

Emergency services were called to the car park on Yspitty Road in Bynea, Llanelli, just after 14:45 BST.

When police arrived, a black Mazda 3 was on fire and a man had been pulled from the vehicle. He was then taken to hospital by ambulance and the cyclist was treated at the scene.

Dyfed-Powys Police said the incident was not being treated as suspicious.

The car park has been closed while investigations are carried out.

The Welsh Ambulance Service said a rapid response vehicle, ambulance and helicopter were sent to the scene.

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