Car fire on M62

22/12/2014 - 20:59

M62,westbound, junction 9 to junction 8.

Two fire engines from Warrington and one from Widnes

A saloon car was well alight on the M62 when firefighters arrived. Two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used one hose reel to extinguish the blaze and the motorway was closed by the Highways Agency while the incident was dealt with. Police opened two lanes while the crews damped down and ensured the fire was fully extinguished.

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Last updated: Monday 22 December 2014