Update 9.40 – The reclamation of the road is still in progress: with the extinguished fire they are occurring the conditions of the asphalt and the tunnel. The route is still closed. Still inconvenience for traffic with the queue that also arrives in the A26 towards Genoa.
Update 8.50 am – The repercussions for Genoese traffic are very heavy: a long queue of a few kilometers formed on the A10 before the mandatory exit. Strong repercussions also for urban traffic.
Update 8.40 am – According to what was reported by the Fire Brigade who rushed to the scene with two teams, the fire would have been a truck with a trailer which fortunately did not carry dangerous loads. The flames would have been put out, and the reclamation phase began. Fortunately, no injuries are registered at the moment.
Genoa. A heavy vehicle caught fire in a tunnel on the A10, tra Pra’ and Pegli in the direction of Genoa, forcing the closure of the section to traffic.
The fire occurred at the height of kilometer 8.3: traffic is blocked within the closed section with a 2 km queue. Compulsory exit in Genova Prà and return to the motorway in Genoa Pegli via the ordinary road system.
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Truck fire in tunnel A10
On site there are the staff of Autostrada per l’Italia, the traffic police, the fire brigade and all medical and mechanical emergency vehicles.