Lorry carrying cars on fire on A11

Fire-engine

- Credit: Archant

Firefighters dealt with a lorry on fire on the A11 early today.

One crew from Mildenhall and two from Newmarket were sent to the incident on the northbound carriageway at Red Lodge at just after 1am.

Crews found a lorry carrying two cars well alight with a running fuel fire.

They used two hose reels to extinguish the blaze and were back at base by 2.30am.

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