Tanker fire on the M6 northbound

05/08/2016 - 05:54

M6 Northbound, between J18 and J19

Three fire engines from Middlewich, Knutsford and Holmes Chapel and a rapid response unit from Holmes Chapel

A tanker, attached to a tractor unit, was on fire on the motorway. Firefighters separated the tanker from the rest of the tractor and tackled the fire using a hose reel jet. The highways agency also attended and closed the lane whilst firefighters dealt with the incident

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Last updated: Friday 05 August 2016