A VEHICLE was completely destroyed by fire in the early hours of this morning (May 25).

One fire engine from Castle Cary attended the incident at around 2.20am.

The vehicle, on Weir Lane in Castle Cary, was well alight when the crew arrived.

"Crews extinguished the fire using one compressed air foam jet, one breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet, and one thermal imaging camera," said a spokesperson for Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue.

"The vehicle was 100 per cent destroyed by fire."