Crews mobilised to car fire

M49 Southbound, Junction 22.

 

Crews from Patchway and Avonmouth were mobilised at 08:24 to reports of a car fire.

On arrival, crews found one car alight on the hard shoulder.

Fireifhters used one high pressure hose reel to extinguish the blaze.

Highways closed the motorway to assist firefighters in extinguishing the blaze safely.

Avon and Somerset Police were also in attendance.