Lorry fire leads to closure of Woodhead Pass this morning

A lorry caught fire on the Woodhead Pass this morning
A lorry caught fire on the Woodhead Pass this morning
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The Woodhead Pass is closed this morning because of a serious lorry fire overnight.

The blaze broke out between the Flouch roundabout and Dunford Bridge in the early hours.

Firefighters dealt with a blaze on the Woodhead Pass this morning

Firefighters dealt with a blaze on the Woodhead Pass this morning

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A lorry went up in flames on the Woodhead Pass this morning

A lorry went up in flames on the Woodhead Pass this morning

The blaze is out but the carriageway needs inspected before the road can re-open.