A LORRY was engulfed in flames on the M6 last night.

The blaze occurred at 21:42pm on January 13 when four fire engines attended an incident on M6 north junction 36 to junction 37 to a fire involving one large vehicle.

The trailer of the vehicle was on fire and no injuries have been reported. 

Crews used two breathing apparatus and two compressed air foam branches, one triple extension ladder, one hose reel jet and small tools.

Crews were detained for one hour twenty minutes.