Parkes fire: Car destroyed during overnight blaze

A CAR has been destroyed in an overnight blaze near the railway lines in Parkes.

Firefighters were called to Brolgan Road at 11.03pm on Monday following reports of a blaze on the rail corridor.

"On arrival crews were confronted with a car well alight and acted quickly to extinguish the fire before the strong winds could fan the flames into nearby scrub," Fire and Rescue NSW Parkes brigade said in a statement.

"Thank you to Parkes headquarters RFS for assisting us with water supply."

If you have any information on this incident call Parkes Police Station on 6862 9999 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

MAP: The location of Brolgan Road

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