Lorry on fire near Tilbury

8:34am Tuesday 13th March 2012

By Melissa Hills

THREE fire crews were called to a lorry on fire which was carrying white goods.

The 12-tonne lorry was well alight and crews from Grays and Orsett attended the scene on the Dock Approach Road near the A1089 on Monday just after 5.30pm. Police were also called to the scene to co-ordinate traffic.

Firefighters used two hose reels to extinguish the blaze.

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