EMERGENCY services had to attend a car which was on fire on the M62 earlier today.

The car was located on the slip road coming off the M62 westbound at junction 28 (Tingley).

The above video, which was taken at 12.45pm, shows three fire vehicles and seven firefighters attempting to put the blaze out.

One firefighter is surrounded by smoke as he uses a hose to halt any further flames.

A couple of police officers also seem to be at the scene.

The person who took the video said: "I was stuck in bad traffic.

"The car was a mess but it looked like everyone had got out okay."

The fire service have been approached for a comment.