Gardai investigate arson attack at Letterkenny garage

Gardai are investigating an overnight arson attack on a car parked at Hegarty's Garage on the outskirts of Letterkenny.

The garage was closed for a time this morning while forensic experts examined the car ; it's understood one theory being investigated is that the damaged vehicle, which belonged to a customer, was specifically targetted.

Garage spokesperson Andrew Hegarty has been outlining what happened: