Widnes firefighters come to the rescue of a lorry driver with overheated brakes

Widnes firefighters called to cool the overheated brakes of a lorry

Widnes firefighters called to cool the overheated brakes of a lorry

First published in News Runcorn and Widnes World: Photograph of the Author by , Chief Reporter

A LORRY driver called firefighters after his brakes overheated.

Crews tended to his vehicle in Bennetts Lane, Halton View.

Firefighters cooled the brakes with two hose reel jets and used a thermal imaging camera to check for fire and hotspots.

The incident happened on Saturday, February 8, at 7.20am.

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