Suspected arson on moped in St Albans

The cause of the fire in Great Bardfield has been recorded as unknown.

The cause of the fire in Great Bardfield has been recorded as unknown. - Credit: Archant

A moped is believed to have been deliberately set ablaze in St Albans last night.

St Albans firefighters received a report at 11.23pm to reports of a fire in the open near Woodland Court.

Herts Fire Control tweeted: “Further investigation discovered it was a moped well alight.

“One hose reel was used to extinguish the deliberate fire.”