Derbyshire drivers warned of delays after vehicle fire on M1

Drivers are being warned of delays of up to 40 minutes after a vehicle fire on the M1 this morning.

Monday, 5th July 2021, 8:00 am

Highways England says the incident, on the the M1 southbound between junctions J26 and J25 has closed two lanes of the motorway

They said: “There are currently delays of 40 minutes against expected traffic.

"The event is expected to clear between 07:30 and 07:45.

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There are delays of 40 minutes. Image:  Highways England
There are delays of 40 minutes. Image: Highways England

“Return To Normal Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:30 and 08:45.”

For more information visit the Traffic England website