SOUTH SOMERSET NEWS: Lorry fire on the A303
FIRE crews from Yeovil, Martock and Crewkerne dealt with a lorry fire on the A303 yesterday (Thursday, May 28, 2015) evening.
The incident closed the westbound carriageway between Cartgate Roundabout and South Petherton - causing unavoidable disruption for motorists using the route.
Firefighters dealt with the incident as quickly as they could and were assisted by the police and Highways Agency.
PHOTOS – TOP AND ABOVE: These photos of the burnout lorry were posted on social media by Yeovil Fire Station.
PHOTO – ABOVE: This photo was sent to the Yeovil Press by Claire Seib before the emergency services had arrived at the scene in which you can see the lorry on fire.