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VIDEO: Lorry driver Martin Ford risked his life to drive his lorry - engulfed in flames - away from stores packed with Christmas shoppers. Jenny Line reports.
A lorry driver, hailed as a hero for steering his blazing truck away from a busy high street, has been speaking about the moment his cab was engulfed with flames. Martin Ford was unloading his HGV in Kent when a fire started.
Witnesses say he risked his life by jumping into the vehicle and driving it away.