- Tuesday, 18 June 2019 10:18
M5 Southbound, JCT 17-18
Crews from Avonmouth and Southmead fire stations were called to a fire affecting the cab of a lorry on the M5 Southbound.
On arrival, two firefighters in breathing apparatus used two high-pressure hose reels and 25 litres of foam to extinguish the fire.
They also used a thermal imaging camera to check for hotspots.
The cause is thought be accidental.
Highways England were also in attendance and lanes one and two were closed.