Mid Wales

Fire on moving lorry ignites A487 hedges in Ceredigion

Police attend the lorry fire Image copyright Twitter / @CeredigionRPU
Image caption The lorry was followed by two fire engines

A lorry being driven while on fire ignited hedges along a road, Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service has said.

The lorry was travelling along the A487 in Ceredigion when it is understood machinery on its trailer caught fire.

Two crews are still dealing with the incident after the call came in at 07:45 BST.

The lorry eventually stopped in the village of Llanddeiniol.

Image copyright Shan James

No-one was hurt during the incident.

Dyfed-Powys Police warned motorists to expect delays between Llanrhystyd and Llanfarian and both carriageways were closed with diversions in place.

The road later reopened.

Image copyright Shan James

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