Crews mobilised to lorry fire

M5 Junction 19, Easton in Gordano

Crews from Patchway, Avonmouth and Temple fire stations were mobilised to reports of a HGV fire at Easton in Gordano.
 
On arrival, firefighters found a lorry on fire. 
 
Crews used two breathing apparatus for safety and two high pressure hose reels including one with foam attack to extinguish the fire. 
 
Crews also used three environmental packs to prevent fuel entering the watercourse.  
 
Police and Ambulance were also in attendance. 
 
The cause is thought to be accidental.