FIREFIGHTERS were called to tackle a lorry fire in Wallasey.

Emergency services were called at around 9.52am today (Monday) to Poulton Bridge Road after reports of a lorry well alight.

Two fire engines attended the incident which involved a fire in the lorry's engine compartment.

No-one was injured.

Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service remained on scene until 10.30am.

A police cordon was in place but has since been lifted.