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Lorry fire closes Ratcliffe Way in Hoo

24 April 2014
by Clare Freeman
A road was closed this afternoon after a lorry caught fire.
 
Ratcliffe Way, Hoo was closed when a cement mixer lorry caught alight.
 
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Two fire engines from Strood attended the incident and were on scene from 2:30pm until 4pm.
 
A spokesman from the station said: “We extinguished the fire but then had to control a fuel leak to prevent diesel entering the drains and going into the water system.”
 
A spokesperson from Kent Police said they attended to assist with the road closure.

 

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