Crews called to tyre fire on A47

Firefighters put out a tyre which caught fire on the A47 Picture: Archant

Firefighters put out a tyre which caught fire on the A47 Picture: Archant - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Firefighters were called out to the A47 near King's Lynn this morning after a lorry caught fire.

Crews from King's Lynn were called to Middleton after a tyre on the HGV caught light just after 8am.

The lorry pulled into a layby. Firefighters used hose reel jets to put out the flames. The road remained open.

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