Vehicle Fire on M61 Southbound

Date: 26/03/2021

Time: 02:58:00

Address: Between Junctions 05 and 06, M61 Southbound

Incident Number: 2103008284

At 02:58 on 26th March, two fire engines from Chorley and Horwich (from Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service) attended a vehicle fire on the M61 Southbound between Junction 05 and Junction J06. Firefighters used two hose reels and two breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire. Crews were in attendance for two hours.