CREWS tackled a lorry fire in a layby on the A420 near Faringdon this morning.

A spokeswoman for Oxfordshire Fire Service said firefighters were called to the layby near the BP garage, close to the Buckland turn, at about 7.30am.

She said the driver got out of the lorry before firefighters arrived and was not injured.

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