A VAN caught fire in the Golden Valley this morning (Friday).

Firefighters were called to Long Lane, near the B4348, in Dorstone, at 8.45am. 

A spokesperson for Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service said: "A van was well alight and the fire was fought by two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus and using two hosereels.


"The fire was extinguished with a hosereel continuing to be used for cooling down the vehicle with a thermal imaging camera used to check for hot spots.

"Traffic management was carried out by fire service personnel and there were no casualties. The incident was marked as pending closure at 10.01am."