Quick thinking Tanker driver averts Major Incident on M3 Motorway

quick thinking tanker driver averts major incident on m3 motorway

Fire Crews and Police where Called to deal with an incident involving 39,100 Litres of fuel on a busy Hampshire Motorway this afternoon. Having a working fire extinguisher stopped this from turning into a major incident. Officers from the Hampshire Road Policing Commercial Vehicle unit praised the quick thinking driver of the Large goods vehicle: Well done to the driver on M3 today for having a working fire extinguisher and knowing how to use it. Fire crews from Hampshire fire and rescue carried out scene safety and used fans and Foam to make the area safe.