Reports of fire after lorry's engine fails on major road near Leeds

A lorry broke down on a major road near Leeds after its engine failed.

Tuesday, 21st November 2017, 8:39 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 12:45 pm

Firefighters were called to reports that the vehicle was on fire at around 5.25am today (Tuesday) on the A63 at Lumby, near Sherburn in Elmet.

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Crews found the lorry was not on fire when they arrived.

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue said the vehicle's engine turbo had blown.