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Lorry caught fire on the M40

| September 10, 2018

M40 Southbound between Loudwater and Beaconsfield. (Archive picture)

A lorry caught fire on the Southbound carriageway of the M40 during the afternoon of Monday 10th September 2018.

The incident occurred between Junction 3 (Loudwater) and Junction 2 (Beaconsfield).

Firefighters were called at 3.22pm. One fire appliance with crew attended from Beaconsfield fire station, one from High Wycombe fire station and one from Maidenhead fire station. An officer also attended.

Two hose reels, four sets of breathing apparatus and a thermal imaging camera were used by the firefighters during the operation to extinguish the fire.

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