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Petrol station fire forces Gloucester road closure

By The Citizen  |  Posted: March 09, 2014

Parklands fire

Parklands fire Joan Wakeham/www.glospics.com

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Emergency fire crews were called into Parkland Service Station in Gloucester on Saturday afternoon after a car caught fire on the forecourt.

Police were forced to close the A40 Northern Bypass as a precaution at around 3.45pm.

The fire service extinguished flames and smoke coming from a VW Passat at the Shell petrol station.

No one was injured.

Pictures by Joan Wakeham www.glospics.com

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  • Studley1975  |  March 09 2014, 3:51PM

    Note To TIG: That Floating Pair Of Glasses Advertisment Is Driving Me Mad. It Freezes The Screen & Forces You To Stare At Them. From Someone Who Doesn't Wear Glasses I Look At TIG For The News, Not For Specs Shopping!!!!

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  • TruthSeeker7  |  March 09 2014, 2:39PM

    @nibnobs...this paper isn't known for it's accuracy :/

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  • NibNobs  |  March 09 2014, 11:12AM

    note to editor: that's a Volkswagen Golf Mk4 estate not a Passat.

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