Car damaged by Crawley arson attack

editorial image

A car has been left badly damaged by an arson attack in Crawley.

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service was called to Fennel Crescent, Broadfield, at 2.15am today (Tuesday December 29).

Firefighters used breathing gear and a high pressure hose reel to put out the blaze.

Half of the car was fire damaged and police was called at 2.40am.

A Sussex Police spokesman said there were no reported injuries.

Police enquiries were continuing.

* Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.

1) Make our website your homepage at

2) Like our Facebook page at

3) Follow us on Twitter @Crawley_Obby

4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

The Crawley Observer - always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.