Major lorry fire on A16 near Peterborough causes road closure

A major lorry fire has broken out on the A16.

By Ben Jones
Thursday, 12th May 2022, 6:02 pm
Lorry fire on the A16. Photo: Gemma Wagstaffe.
Lorry fire on the A16. Photo: Gemma Wagstaffe.

A major lorry fire has broken out on the A16 at the junction between Crowland and Peterborough road.

Road users have reported that the road is closed in both directions.

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue tweeted at 5:16pm: “16:30 Spalding, Cambridgeshire, Stanground and Dogsthorpe crews are in attendance at a lorry fire on the A16 at Crowland junction with Peterborough Road.

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Lorry fire on the A16. Photo: Gemma Wagstaffe.

"Breathing apparatus, hose reel jets & firefighting foam being used. Further updates to follow.”

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Lorry fire on the A16. Photo: Gemma Wagstaffe.