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Lorry Fire On Motorway

Tuesday, 12 February 2013
Tarbock Island, M57
Firefighters extinguished a lorry fire on the M57.

Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service was called out to the junction near Tarbock Island just before 8pm.

It is believed the braking system of the rear wheels overheated. Nobody is believed to have been injured in the incident.

A fire appliance from Whiston Community Fire Station attended and firefighters were at the scene for around half an hour.

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