FIREFIGHTERS were called to reports of a car fire in Poole this morning.

Dorset Fire and Rescue was called to the car park at Turlin Moor Recreation Ground at 4.45am.

On arrival the crew found a vehicle well alight and used one hose reel jet to extinguish the flames.

A spokesman for the service said the blaze was under control by 5.15am.

The cause of the fire is unknown.