Derbyshire firefighters tackle cement truck blaze

The incident occurred on the A246 near Monk's Road in the Peak District.
The incident occurred on the A246 near Monk's Road in the Peak District.

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue service crews were called to a cement truck on fire in the Peak District last night.

A team from Glossop was called to the incident on the A624 near Monks Road, just outside Glossop, at around 9pm on July 13, to reports of a cement lorry fire.

Two fire engines were called to the scene and later another pump from New Mills also attended.

A spokesperson said: "Upon arrival we found an LGV carrying cement was well alight.

"The stop message was received at 9.47pm.