People carrier on fire on M62

Date/Time:
27/11/2015 - 18:22

Address:
M62 East Junction 7 to 8

Attendance:
One fire engine from Warrington and one from Birchwood

Details
One firefighter wearing breathing apparatus used one hose reel to extinguish a people carrier well alight on the motorway.

Police closed all three lanes while the incident was dealt with due to the smoke.

The fire was caused by an electrical fault.

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Last updated: Friday 27 November 2015