A VEHICLE caught fire on Black Dam Roundabout in Basingstoke.

The incident happened on Monday, December 4 shortly after 9am.

Hampshire and Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service confirmed it attended the incident. 

A spokesperson for the fire service said: "A crew from Basingstoke were alerted to a vehicle fire at the Black Dam roundabout shortly after 9am. 

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"One hose reel was used to stop the fire which started in the vehicle’s engine compartment. 

"Firefighters left the scene at around 10am."

An eyewitness said that they saw police at the scene.

Hampshire Constabulary have been asked for more information but a spokesperson said they could not find anything.