South Yorkshire firefighters spend six hours tackling huge hay blaze

Firefighters spent six hours tackling a blaze after a trailer carrying hay went up in flames on a South Yorkshire motorway.

Monday, 9th January 2017, 8:41 am
Updated Monday, 9th January 2017, 12:01 pm
Firefighters

The fire was discovered at 2.15pm on Saturday as the hay was being transported along the M1 between junctions 37 and 38 around Barnsley.

Firefighters remained at the scene until 8.50pm.

Firefighters on the M1

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Firefighters spent six hours tackling a hay blaze
Firefighters on the M1
Firefighters spent six hours tackling a hay blaze