A truck burst into flames last night in Orpington.

The lorry was parked in Lodge Crescent just off Bark Hart Road when it caught fire.

The blaze was reported at 11.47pm.

Firefighters rushed to the scene and quickly dealt with the burning truck.

Nobody was hurt by the fire.

A photo of the blaze was taken by Lucy McDowell.

A spokesperson from the London Fire Brigade confirmed they were called at 11.47pm to a lorry alight.

They sent one fire truck from Orpington fire station to the scene and the incident was over at 11.58 pm.