FIREFIGHTERS came to the aid of a smoking van on the M6 near Stafford last night.
Crews from Newcastle and Hanley attended the vehicle, on the southbound carriageway between junctions 15 and 14, at 7.27pm, a Staffordshire Fire Service spokeswoman said.
She added: “A Ford Transit van was parked on the hard shoulder, just before the turn off for Junction 14. Smoke was coming from the vehicle.
“Firefighters made the van safe and left the incident at 7.31pm.”