Main road closed while firefighters tackle massive tractor blaze

Firefighters are tackling a tractor blaze on the B4005.

Royal Wootton Bassett and Cricklade Police say that Salthrope Hill is closed while Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service crews put out the serious vehicle fire.

The incident is thought to have started at around 6.20pm today, 9 September.

“The road will be closed for some time so please avoid the area”, police say.

Two fire crews and a water carrier are at the scene alongside Wiltshire Police.