Vehicle fire causes chaos on M1 in South Yorkshire

Motorists are facing delays on the M1 this morning
Motorists are facing delays on the M1 this morning

Motorists are facing delays this morning following a vehicle fire in the M1 in South Yorkshire.

Highways England said two lanes are closed on the northbound stretch of the M1 between junctions 36 and 37, around Barnsley.

The southbound lanes are open but there are long delays.