Firefighters called to HGV on fire

Firefighters were called out to a HGV on fire this morning.

A crew from Northallerton attended the incident on the B6271 at Brompton on Swale.

They were called by the police at just after 3am while on stand-by at Richmond.

On arrival, fire crew discovered a large goods vehicle on fire with the cause being unknown.

A hosereel, breathing apparatus and a light portable pump were used to extinguish the fire.