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10:50 PM

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14/07/2022

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M40

10:50 PM, Thursday 14 July, 2022

Car fire spreading to verge

M40 Northbound, between Junction 8A (0xford Services) and Junction 9 (Wendlebury)

Two appliances ad crews from Bicester and one from Wheatley attended, along with an officer.

One car was well alight on the hard shoulder with the fire spreading to a grass verge.

The firefighters used:

  • Two sets of breathing apparatus
  • Two hose reel jets
  • One thermal imaging camera

Lane one of the motorway was closed while they worked at the scene.

The car was 100 per cent damaged by the fire.