December 13, 2021 1.51 pm

Dramatic moment BMW bursts into flames during MOT at Lincoln garage

Thankfully no one was injured

An accidental car fire during mechanical work at a trading estate in Lincoln has resulted in significant damage to a BMW.

Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue were called out at 11.06am on Saturday, December 11, after reports of a car fire on Sunningdale Trading Estate on Dixon Close in Lincoln.

The fire crew from Lincoln South attended, using breathing apparatus and a hose reel to extinguish a fire which caused severe damage to a BMW car.

Fire crews on scene outside 7core.

It is believed the fire was caused accidentally during mechanical work at weONLYmot and thankfully no injuries were reported.

A spokesperson for weONLYmot said: “The fire occurred during a routine MOT test. Thankfully, no one was injured. Here at weONLYmot we do not repair vehicles, we ONLY MOT.”

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