FIREFIGHTERS are currently tackling a car fire in the centre of Dudley.

Eight fire fighters are fighting the blaze at the top of the high street, which is currently closed.

Fire crews were called just after 2pm today (June 18) to multiple reports of a car on fire in the high street, with flames coming from the bonnet.

One fire engine and a brigade response vehicle attended the scene in under five minutes, both from Dudley fire station.

Police have advised the public to avoid the area.