Baldock and Royston firefighters tackling huge A505 car blaze

PUBLISHED: 09:11 19 March 2018 | UPDATED: 09:11 19 March 2018

Fire engines from Baldock and Royston are on the scene to deal with the car fire.

Fire engines from Baldock and Royston are on the scene to deal with the car fire.

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Firefighters are on the scene on the A505 between Baldock and Royston to deal with a serious car fire near the Weston Hills tunnel.

The car, which according to a witness was “completely alight”, is on the eastbound carriageway heading towards Royston.

A crew each from Baldock & Letchworth and Royston fire stations are on the scene to tackle the blaze.

A spokeswoman for the fire service said they were called at 8.34am, and nobody needed to be rescued from the car when the firefighters got there.

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