Car fire in Knutsford

22/12/2018 - 11:26

Chester Road, Tabley, Knutsford

Two fire engines attended - one from Lymm and one from Northwich

Shortly before 11.30am firefighters were called to reports of a car being on fire on Chester Road in Tabley, Knutsford.
On arrival crews discovered that the fire involved a saloon car and that the Highways Agency had closed the affected carriageway on the A556.
Firefighters, including one wearing breathing apparatus, used two hose reel jets to extinguish the fire.
They then damped the vehicle down to make sure that it was safe.
Once the fire was out the Highways Agency reopened lane two of the A556 before later reopening lane one as well.
Firefighters were in attendance for around an hour.

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Last updated: Saturday 22 December 2018