Car bursts into flames under Surfers Paradise building

A close call for a home in Surfers Paradise, after a car burst into flames under the building in the early hours of this morning.

Emergency services were called following reports of a car fire just after 3.00 am along Old Burleigh Road.

Firefighters were quick to get the blaze under control, but the vehicle was destroyed.


There was also some damage to the balcony floor above the car, including some floorboards.

Luckily, there are no reports of injuries just yet.

Police say that the fire has been deemed non-suspicious, and is believed to have started in the engine.