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Wokingham firefighters called to motorbike ablaze in Lower Earley

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One fire crew was sent  from Wokingham fire station to reports of a motorbike a blaze in Lower Earley on Wednesday.

The crew from Royal Berkshire fire and rescue service  attended   Kilnsea Drive that was closed for a short time  at around  7.50 am on  Wednesday  morning.

Eyewitness Stewart Backhouse said the motorbike was like a fire ball in the middle of the road. He called the fire service and managed to capture this  photo of the bike totally engulfed in flames.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel to exeignshe the flames. No one is believed  to have been hurt.