North West Wales

Fairground rides lorry catches fire near Caernarfon

Fairground ride on fire on the A487 at griffith's Crossing in Gwynedd Image copyright Emlyn James
Image caption The driver of the lorry was treated for smoke inhalation

A lorry carrying fairground rides has burst into flames on the A487 at Griffith's Crossing in Gwynedd.

Fire crews were called to the incident near Caernarfon at 11:58 BST.

North Wales Fire Service said the HGV trailer was well alight when the crews arrived and the lorry driver was treated at the scene by paramedics for smoke inhalation.

The blaze is now out and firefighters from the Caernarfon station are damping down.

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