Firefighters called to early morning vehicle blaze on the A50
Firefighters were called to a vehicle fire on the A50 in the early hours of this morning. (Monday, March 2).
Crews from Longton and Uttoxeter attended the blaze at 12.50am where they found a 4×4 towing a horse box with two horses inside.
A spokesman for Staffordshire Fire and Rescue said: “We were called the the blaze which was westbound on the A50 near Uttoxeter. There was a 4×4 alight but luckily the driver had managed to free the horse box from the vehicle.”
The fire is thought to be accidental.