A CAR was destroyed after a fire in a garage during the early hours of this morning (April 10).

The incident was reported at around 3.10am in The Forestside, Verwood.

Fire crews from Verwood and Ringwood attended.

A post on the Verwood Fire Station Facebook said: "Crews worked hard to extinguish the fire and preventing it from spreading to the bungalow and a neighbouring garage."

Crews returned to fire station at around 4.45am.