This was the dramatic moment a car burst into flames on a major North Staffordshire road this evening.
Emergency services are currently at the scene after a vehicle went up in flames on the A53 Ladderedge road, near Leek, at around 8.30pm today.
It is believed the vehicle was unoccupied at the time and no-one has been injured.
However, there is some suggestion that fireworks were in the car.
A short video shows the road has been blocked off as firefighters tackle the blaze.
Traffic is currently being deiverted.
A Staffordshire Police spokesman said: “We were called at 8.30pm to reports of a vehicle fire on the A53 at Ladderedge in Leek.
“We remain at the scene along with the fire service this evening.”