Emergency crews tackle ‘large vehicle fire’ on M65 for three hours near Burnley
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A “large vehicle” caught fire on the eastbound carriageway between junctions 9 (Rose Grove) and 8 (Hapton) at around 12.50pm on Thursday (March 2).
The vehicle was “well alight” when crews arrived.
Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used two hose reels, a light portable pump, small tools and dammit mats to extinguish the flames.
Crews were in attendance for just over three hours.