Smoke coming from a vehicle following a collision in Widnes
03/12/2021 - 17:23Address:
Junction of Victoria Road and Ashley Road, WidnesAttendance:
One fire engine attended from WidnesDetails
Shortly before 5.30pm firefighters were informed of a collision at the junction of Victoria Road and Ashley Road in Widnes.
On arrival no-one was in either of the two vehicles involved in the collision.
A small amount of smoke was coming from one of the vehicles.
A fire engine was positioned to fend off traffic before firefighters gained access to the smoking vehicle's engine.
A firefighter used a hose reel jet to cool down the engine and make the vehicle safe.
A thermal imaging camera was used to monitor its temperature.
Firefighters also made the other vehicle involved in the collision safe.
No-one is believed to have been injured as a result of the collision.
No-one was taken to hospital.
Firefighters were in attendance for more than half-an-hour.Return to latest incidents
Last updated: Saturday 04 December 2021