Huge delays after car bursts into flames on M1 near Sheffield

Motorists are facing travel chaos this morning after a car burst into flames on the M1 near Sheffield.

Thursday, 23rd November 2017, 8:34 am
Updated Thursday, 23rd November 2017, 8:37 am
Car fire - Highways England

Highways England revealed that the car fire started at around 9.15am and warned 'traffic may be held shortly'.

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Delays are building between J35A Tankersley and J36 Hoyland as firefighters battle the blaze.

Motorists have been warned to expect long delays in the area.

More to follow.