Derry Sinn Féin Councillor Tony Hassan has said the quick actions of the Fire Service prevented a car fire spreading to homes in Elmgrove tonight.
He speaking after a car was set on fire on the Beragh Hill Road just after 8pm.
Councillor Hassan said “I received a call to say a car was on fire at the Beragh Hill Road.
I went to the scene and I would say we are very lucky once again as this situation could have been much worse . It’s important to commend the quick actions of the Fire Service in preventing the fire from a burning car spread from the bushes to local homes in Elmgrove.