Vehicle fire on M65 Westbound

Date: 05/08/2022

Time: 15:11:00

Address: M65 Westbound motorway, between J09 and J08

Incident Number: 2208001798

At 15:11 on 05 August, three fire engines from Burnley and Hyndburn attended a vehicle fire on the M65 Westbound motorway, between J09 and J08. The incident involved one vehicle on the hard shoulder. Firefighters used two hose reel jets, 10 litres of foam, four breathing apparatus, a reciprocating saw, poly booms, and clay mats to extinguish the fire. They were in attendance for approximately an hour and ten minutes.