Fire crews tackle motorway car blaze

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

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

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

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

Nobody was injured and the fire was under investigation.