Faulty break system suspected cause of large lorry fire in Poulters Lane

Faulty break system suspected cause of large lorry fire in Poulters Lane

 

Worthing firefighters investigated smoke issuing from the wheel arch of a large lorry in Poulters Lane, Worthing yesterday afternoon (Tuesday 15th). The smoke was believed to be due to a faulty brake system. 

A maintenance engineer was in attendance and the firefighters maintained the scene safety.  The firefighters escorted the lorry to a nearby vehicle workshop.

Officers attended between 2.14 and 2.31 pm.