Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating the cause of a car fire in Dundalk last night.
As reported by LMFM radio, the fire happened in the Glenwood area of the town.
According to reports, the owner of the car heard a loud bang shortly before 1 am.
They then discovered the car, a Volkswagen Golf that was parked at the side of the house, was on fire.
The car, whose interior was damaged in the incident, has been removed from the scene for a technical examination.
Anyone with any information relating to this incident, should contact Dundalk Garda Station at 042 938 8400.