Vehicle fire on M61 southbound

Date: 25/07/2021

Time: 17:56:00

Address: M61 southbound between junctions 9 and 8

Incident Number: 2107010463

Three fire engines from Bamber Bridge, Chorley and Leyland attended a vehicle fire on the hard shoulder of the M61 southbound, between junctions 9 and 8. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used two hose reels to extinguish the fire. One person received precautionary checks from ambulance crews.