Lorry Fire, Junction Three to Four, M6

Warwickshire Fire Service Emergency Control Centre took receipt of a call to a lorry on fire on the M6 Motorway between junction three and four on the northbound carriageway at 19:11 hours on Sunday 20th January.  Two fire crews from Nuneaton attended.  Upon arrival they found one lorry well alight.  It involved the trailer and the cab, but the lorry was carrying no load at the time.  Fire fighters used hose reels, main jets and breathing apparatus to deal with the incident.  Police and the Highways Agency were in attendance.  Crews were detained approx one and a half hours.