Booby trap bomb sets NI female officer's car on fire

BREAKING: Booby trap BOMB sparks police car fire – Army called to scene

There had been speculation of the identity of the driver of the vehicle, however, sources said the woman - who was uninjured in the fire - was not a serving police officer.

It is believed that an Army bomb disposal unit has been sent to the scene.

The incident led to fears the auto had been targeted by terrorists with DUP leader Arlene Foster telling a press conference in Europe that "a booby-trap bomb has exploded under a female police officer's vehicle". "A booby trap bomb has exploded under a female police officer's vehicle". It's understood that it was her personal vehicle, according to the Belfast Telegraph.

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In a press release issued at around 1.30pm, a police spokesperson said: "Police can confirm that a mechanical fault is believed to be the cause of a auto fire on A2 between Belfast and Bangor".

However, the incident is no longer believed to be sinister in nature.

Paisley said that a suspected booby trap device was placed under the auto.

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He said: 'Terrorism can never be allowed to prevail.

The PSNI spokesman said the main A2 road between Belfast and Bangor had been closed earlier in the morning while an investigation into the incident continued.

DUP leader Arlene Foster, during a Brexit press conference, said: "We've just received news from Northern Ireland which is very disturbing".

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'My concern is for the officer and her family'.

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