Van fire on M62 west

28/02/2022 - 04:08

M62 west between junctions 9 to 8

Fire engines from Warrington, Penketh and Lymm


An engine fault caused a van fire on the hard shoulder of the M62. Firefighters, one wearing breathing apparatus, used a hose reel jet to put out the fire. A thermal imaging camera was used to monitor the temperature and lane one of the motorway was closed while the fire was tackled.

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Last updated: Monday 28 February 2022