Burnt-out stolen car discovered in Sunderland

The car was found in a field off Pimlico Road. Copyright Google Images.
The car was found in a field off Pimlico Road. Copyright Google Images.

A burnt-out, stolen car has been discovered in Hetton-le-Hole.

A fire crew from Rainton Bridge attended the scene, off Pimlico Road, at about 7pm on Sunday.

They discovered a burnt-out Hyundai Accent.

Watch manager Neil Moran said: "The burnt-out car was in the middle of a field in Hetton-le-Hole, to the rear of Pimlico Road.

"It was a stolen car, and the police are aware of it."