Fire crews tackle motorway car blaze

Fire crews were called to a car on fire on the hard shoulder of the M65.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 3rd March 2016, 1:49 pm
Updated Thursday, 3rd March 2016, 3:35 pm
M65. Picture: Google
M65. Picture: Google

Firefighters went to the scene, between J3 and J2, at about 12.15pm on Thursday, where the car was “well alight”.

Teams used breathing apparatus and hose reels to tackle the blaze.

Nobody was injured and the fire was under investigation.