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Dartford Bridge Crossing closed after car bursts into flames

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Screenshot 2020 06 25 at 22.05.57

The Dartford Road crossing had to be closed on Thursday evening after a vehicle caught alight.


Kent Fire and Rescue Service were called just after 8pm to  assisted Essex Fire and Rescue Service at the scene of a vehicle fire on the bridge of the Dartford crossing.

Three fire engines from Kent attended and crews wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the fire using a hose reel jet. There were no reported injuries.