11th Aug, 2020

Fire crews extinguish lorry blaze on the M5 between Droitwich and Worcester

FIRE crews from Droitwich and Worcester put out a lorry blaze on the M5 overnight.

The incident happened around 12.20am on the southbound carriageway between junction 5 (Droitwich) and Junction 6 (Worcester).

The fire had started in the lorry’s brakes.

After putting out the fire, the brakes were cooled by the crews and the driver was attended to by West Midlands Ambulance Service.

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