Lorry catches fire on major village road

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Fire EMN-150727-101345001

Firefighters were called to Five Oaks this morning (Wednesday December 7) after a lorry caught fire along a major road.

Crews from Horsham and Billingshurst attended the small blaze on the A29 at about 5.50am.

The fire service said the fire, believed to be caused by an electrical fault, was out when crews arrived.

It is being treated as an accident and firefighters helped make the scene safe.

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