UPDATE: LPG catches fire in Mercedes closing part of A15 near Glinton

The scene on the crash on the A15
The scene on the crash on the A15

A fire involving liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in the back of a car shut part of the A15 near Glinton last night.

Fire crews, police and ambulance were called at 6pm on Monday, June 26, to the eastbound carriageway of the A15 very close to the roundabout with Werrington Parkway.

LPG in the back of a Mercedes had caught on fire, but was out on arrival of fire crews.

Two casualties suffered burns to their head and hands and were left in the care of the ambulance service.