Vehicle fire on M65 Motorway

Date: 01/06/2022

Time: 00:57:00

Address: M65 Motorway between Junction Eight and Nine

Incident Number: 2206000008

At 00:57 on the 1st June 2022, three fire engines from Burnley and Hyndburn along with the water bowser from Leyland attended an incident on the M65 between Junction Eight and Nine. The incident involved a trailer of a HGV vehicle. Firefighters used one hose reel, a triple extension ladder and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire. Crews were in attendance for approximately one hour and five minutes.