Firefighters were called to tackle a car blaze near an Aberdeen academy.
The incident happened at around 7.30pm last night on Groats Road, near Hazlehead Academy.
The fire service sent a crew from North Anderson Drive and four firefighters used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire by 7.44pm.
Hazlehead councillor Martin Greig said the incident was “worrying”.
He said: “It is shocking that this worrying incident has happened near the school and in the green space of Hazlehead Park. This has been alarming because of the close proximity to home.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101.