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M62, Lorry Fire, Make Pumps 5

Heavy Goods Vehicle 100% involved in fire.  On arrival crews made incident Make pumps 5 for water and requested a Combined Aerial Rescue Pump (CARP) for gaining access. Crews used 3 Large Jets, the Aerial appliance and 4 Breathing apparatus sets to deal with the incident.   Appliances attended incident from Slaithwaite, Rastrick, Huddersfield. Two further appliances from North West Fire and Rescue also assisted West Yorkshire Crews.

Location

M62 between Junction 22 and 23 on the Eastbound carriageway.