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M1 traffic LATEST: Travel chaos as car catches fire with ‘extreme delays’ expected | UK | News

M1 traffic LATEST: Travel chaos as car catches fire with ‘extreme delays’ expected | UK | News

Emergency services have rushed to tackle a vehicle fire on the M1, with “extreme delays” expected as a result. Some lanes are currently closed and people are advised to find alternative routes if possible. Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service said in a statement: “Crews from Staveley Fire Station have been dealing with a vehicle fire on the M1 Northbound just prior to J30. “Traffic is extremely backed up and some lanes are closed. Find alternative travel routes if available.” Express.co.uk has approached Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service for comment. THIS IS A LIVE BLOG. FOLLOW BELOW FOR UPDATES Source link