Burnt out wreckage revealed as M18 in South Yorkshire reopens following fire

This is the burnt out wreckage of a car which caused major disruption after bursting into flames on the M18 in South Yorkshire today.

Wednesday, 27th February 2019, 15:44 pm
Updated Wednesday, 27th February 2019, 15:47 pm

Emergency services were scrambled to junction two of the M18 in Doncaster this afternoon, where the vehicle was alight on the hard shoulder.

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Traffic was stopped as firefighters tackled the blaze.

The wreckage of the car which caught fire

South Yorkshire Police said at around 4pm that the fire had now been extinguished and traffic was flowing freely again.