Molotov cocktail thrown at car on Antwerp street

A petrol bomb was thrown at a car in the Antwerp district of Merksem in the early hours of Monday morning. News of the incident that happened on the Bredabaan has been confirmed by both the police and the fire service. 

Local residents contacted the emergency services after the Molotov cocktail was thrown at the car at around 1am.

No one was injured in the incident. The police forensics team attended the scene and an investigation has been launched in an effort to trace the perpetrators of the petrol bomb attack.