Two pick-up lorries destroyed in fire at South Shields garage

Two pick-up trucks have been severely damaged by fire.

Wednesday, 29th November 2017, 6:08 am
Updated Wednesday, 6th December 2017, 11:50 am
Boldon Lane in South Shields. Copyright Google Maps.

Fire crews were called out to Boldon Lane MOT Centre in South Shields just after 5.30pm yesterday.

Two lorries, a Ford Transit recovery vehicle and a Ford Iveco, were both ablaze.

Both vehicles' cabs were completely destroyed by fire.

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Officers using two breathing apparatus used two hose reels to put out the blaze.

No-one was hurt.