HGV on Fire – A3400 Stratford Road, Nr Henley in Arden. 2 appliances attending

Warwickshire Fire Service were alerted to a HGV on fire on the A3400 Stratford Road near to Henley in Arden and above junction 16 of the M40 at 0238 hrs on Saturday 2nd December 2017. 2 appliances were mobilised from Henley in Arden and Stratford. Crews confirmed 1 HGV trailer well alight with fire located under trailer in tyres and brakes of trailer. Crews are using 2 hose reels, 2 breathing apparatus, thermal image camera, lighting, small gear and hydrants to extinguish the fire. The HGV was carrying 29 tonnes of soya which has not been affected by fire, one crew is detained until a further HGV attends and contents can be decanted into new trailer. A stop message was passed at 0337 hrs with the last appliance returning to station by 0626 hrs.