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M4 Newbury to Theale lorry fluid leak

Firefighters called to scene

Jane Meredith

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FIREFIGHTERS were called to the M4 between Newbury and Theale this afternoon (Mon) after diesel leaked from a lorry.

Two pumps from Newbury Fire Station were called at 2.22pm to the M4 eastbound between junctions 13 and 12, due to an diesel leaking on the carriageway from a lorry.

Firefighters stemmed the flow using putty from an Environment Agency pack to seal the fuel tank before leaving the scene at 3.09pm

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