Campervan catches fire on M27

A FIRE crew from Fareham attended a campervan fire on the M27 westbound.

Sunday, 26th March 2017, 12:49 pm
Updated Saturday, 8th April 2017, 10:22 pm
The scene on the M27. Picture: Highways England on Twitter.

They were joined at the scene between junction 8 and junction 7 by three crews from Hightown, Southampton, after a call for assistance just before 11.30am.

A spokesperson for Hampshire Fire and Rescue said: ‘The campervan seems to have been completely destroyed.

‘There are no signs of injury and the fire was extinguished by 12.15pm.’

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Barry Barnes was travelling on the M27 towards Portsmouth when he approached black smoke coming from the other side of the motorway.

He said: ‘There were flames coming out of the campervan’s window.’