Emergency services called to Fish Hill potato lorry spill - The Evesham Observer

Emergency services called to Fish Hill potato lorry spill

Evesham Editorial 15th May, 2023   0

CREWS from Evesham were among those on the scene of a HGV which lost its load of potatoes on Fish Hill.

The incident took place at 11.40am this morning (Monday) when a lorry overturned and shed its load over the carriageway.

While the driver managed to climb out of the cab, an extensive fuel spill has seen the road closed for a number of hours.

A fire service spokesperson said: “Crews from Evesham Fire Station have assisted West Mercia Police to make the safe the scene of a RTC which involved an¬†overturned HGV losing its load of potatoes.

“Driver had fortunately self extricated but extensive fuel spill on roadway will require clean up road closed for some time.”

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