Lorry fire in Macclesfield

07/08/2015 - 06:23

Lapwing Lane, Macclesfield

Two fire engines from Macclesfield

Crews tackled a fire involving a lorry well alight on parkland.

Firefighters, wearing breathing apparatus, used three hose reel jets to put out the fire.

Three cylinders and a refrigeration unit were on the lorry and were cooled and monitored using a hose reel jet and thermal imaging camera.

One man received burns and was treated by firefighters pending the arrival of the ambulance service.

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Last updated: Wednesday 12 August 2015

Related images

Firefighter with hose reel jet
Putting out the lorry fire
Thermal imaging camera in use