Golf buggy 'arson' sparks investigation

An investigation has been launched after a golf buggy was set on fire at a golf course, say fire services.

Tuesday, 20th June 2017, 10:35 am
Updated Tuesday, 20th June 2017, 3:54 pm
Crews were called to the fire at Stanley Park Golf course

Crews from Blackpool were called to reports of a golf buggy on fire at Stanley Park Golf course at around 7pm on June 19.

Fire fighters investigating the North Park Drive incident believe it was started 'deliberately'.

A spokesman for the fire service said: "It appears the golf buggy had been stolen from the club house a few days prior to the incident.

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"We suspect that the fire was started deliberately."

"We used a hose-reel jet to extinguish the fire."

Nobody was injured during the incident.

An investigation is on-going.