50,000 Copies Of Guitarist Burn On M5: The Pics

Earlier this morning we reported on the news that the lorry carrying the whole print run of the new issue of Guitarist caught fire on the M5, resulting in a five mile tailback. Oh, and the loss of thousands of Guitarist magazines.

Fortunately the driver escaped unhurt and all being well, Guitarist will still meet its on sale date of 17 February.

Courtesy of magazine logistics firm Downtons, here's the pics of the whole unfortunate event…