Vehicle fire on the M62

28/11/2018 - 16:03

M62 eastbound between junctions 10 and 11

Two fire engines attended - one from Warrington and one from Wigan

Shortly after 4pm firefighters were called to reports of a vehicle fire on the M62 eastbound between junctions 10 and 11.
On arrival crews discovered that the vehicle had pulled over to a safe location and that the fire involved its engine.
Firefighters used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire and cool the engine.
They were in attendance for around half-an-hour.
The Highways Agency also attended to manage traffic.

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Last updated: Wednesday 28 November 2018