Firefighters were called to a report of a tanker blaze in Derbyshire this morning.
Crews from Crich and Ashfield attended the A38 northbound in Alfreton just after 8.10am.
However, on arrival, no such fire could be found.
A Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service tweet said: "A full search was made, however no incident was located. #FalseAlarm."