Firefighters called M1 near Milton Keynes after coach wheel catches fire

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Firefighters from Broughton, Newport Pagnell and Bletchley were called to deal with a wheel fire on the M1 this morning.

The rear wheel of a coach being towed was on fire, on the M1 northbound between junctions 13 (Woburn) and 14 (Milton Keynes).

The crews used a thermal imaging camera and escorted the towing vehicle and coach to Milton Keynes Coachway.