Security van transporting prisoners bursts into flames (From East London and West Essex Guardian Series)
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A prison van was on fire close to North Weald, on the A414, this afternoon
A security van transporting three prisoners burst into flames near a village this afternoon.
Police and firefighters were called to the scene on the A414, close to North Weald, near the Talbot roundabout, shortly after 12.50pm.
All three prisoners on board the van were secured by officers, according to a police spokeswoman.
The cause of the blaze is being investigated.
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