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Recycling truck on fire on A370

PUBLISHED: 11:09 09 April 2018 | UPDATED: 11:44 09 April 2018

Recycling lorry on fire on Moor Lane roundabout on the A370. Picture: Anita Gouly

Recycling lorry on fire on Moor Lane roundabout on the A370. Picture: Anita Gouly

Anita Gouly

A recycling lorry caught fire just outside Weston-super-Mare on the A370 this morning (Monday).

Recycling lorry on fire on Moor Lane roundabout on the A370. Picture: Anita Gouly Recycling lorry on fire on Moor Lane roundabout on the A370. Picture: Anita Gouly

Two crews from Weston were called to Moor Lane roundabout on the A370 at 10.28am following reports of a blaze in the lorry’s cardboard and paper department.

Firefighters and police officers are still at the scene and the cause is not yet known.

**UPDATE 11.43am**

The fire is now out and all crews left the scene at around 11.15am.

The cause is believed to be accidental.

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