Coach blaze on the M62

Dramatic pictures shows coach bursting into flames on the M62 and the aftermath

A coach burst into flames on the M62 causing delays as emergency services deal with the incident.

Here are some of the dramatic pictures which show firefighters tackling the fire and what is left of the coach.

Jasmine Kendal was able to capture this photo as firefighters from West Yorkshire and Lancashire dealt with the incident.

1. Firefighters tackle the blaze

Jasmine Kendal was able to capture this photo as firefighters from West Yorkshire and Lancashire dealt with the incident.
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Fire crews were called at 10.30am today (Friday) to the blaze on the eastbound carriageway between junction 22 and 23.

2. How it started

Fire crews were called at 10.30am today (Friday) to the blaze on the eastbound carriageway between junction 22 and 23.
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West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said the coach was 90 per cent involved in fire and extinguished using two hose reels.

3. Serious damage

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said the coach was 90 per cent involved in fire and extinguished using two hose reels.
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The coach was moved to the hard shoulder. It is believed that there no passengers and the driver of the coach is out safe.

4. Delays for drivers

The coach was moved to the hard shoulder. It is believed that there no passengers and the driver of the coach is out safe.
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