A CAR was destroyed in an early morning suspected arson attack, it has been said.

North Wales Fire and Rescue Service confirmed that at around 3am on Monday morning, crews were sent to a car fire in Penycae.

On arrival, the teams found the vehicle to be "fully alight."

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A spokesman explained: "Crews used two hose reels and one breathing apparatus to quickly bring the fire under control and prevent further spread.

"[The] car sustained 100 per cent fire damage.

"Due to this being suspected arson, North Wales Police were notified and attended this incident."