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Photo: Seven cars sustained damage in the fire.

Fire at Car Dealership

Firefighting crews were called out to Askja used car dealership in Reykjavík at 5.00am this morning, RÚVreports. A fire was raging in the lot, affecting seven vehicles, but was quickly extinguished.

Evidence points to fire igniting in more than one vehicle, with flames then spreading to additional vehicles. While some of the cars only sustained partial damage, others are completely destroyed. Police are now investigating the matter.

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