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Two men treated for burns after car fire in Barnsole Road Gillingham

Two men had to be treated for burns after a car burst into flames.

Firefighers were called to Barnsole Road, in Gillingham at about 4.45pm and found the vehicle well alight when they arrive at the scene.

As a result of the blaze, one man suffered burns to his upper body and was treated at the scene with cool running water to his burns.

Crews at the scene earlier. Picture: katie Bardle
Crews at the scene earlier. Picture: katie Bardle

The second man suffered burns to his face and arms and was taken to hospital for further treatment.

The burnt out car. Picture: Katie Bardle
The burnt out car. Picture: Katie Bardle

The crew spent just under an hour fighting the flames.

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