Incident Number: 1810001146
At 12:08 three fire engines from Nelson and Colne attended a report of a vehicle fire on the M65 Eastbound junction 11/12. This was a fire involving a haulage goods vehicle with a trailer containing compressed sawdust. Fire crews gained entry to the trailer using hydraulic equipment and a dewalt saw and extinguished the fire using foam and one hose reel. Fire crews were in attendance for approximately one hour and twenty minutes.