Car on fire on M6 northbound

15/08/2020 - 23:27

M6 northbound J21a

One fire engine attended from Lymm and one from Birchwood


Fire crews were called to reports of a car on fire on the hard-shoulder of the M6 near to junction 21a.

Wearing breathing apparatus, they used a hose reel jet to put the fire out. The car was checked with a thermal imaging camera for further hotspots and the hose reel jet was used to cool the engine.

Firefighters were at the scene for just under an hour.

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Last updated: Sunday 16 August 2020