UPDATED VIDEO: Van bursts into flames on busy road

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Fire crews and police were called to a blazing van at Boothtown Road, Boothtown, Halifax, on Tuesday.

The Ford Transit was turned into a fireball due to an electrical fault and the blaze was put out by crews from Brighouse and Illingworth.

Courier reader Kath Jackson sent pictures and video from the incident which happened around 6.40 pm.

She said the van rolled down the road whilst blazing.