M62: Live updates as all traffic stopped on westbound motorway near Leeds due to vehicle fire
A spokesperson for National Highways said: “More information to follow shortly. Thank you for your patience.”
For the latest updates on this story follow our live blog below:
Live as all traffic stopped on M62 near Leeds due to vehicle fire
All lanes now open
National Highways has announced that all lanes are now open, though residual delays are to be expected.
Photo from the scene
The below picture was taken on one of the motorway cameras above the M62 westbound where traffic has built up.
Delays of 30 minutes
National Highways has said that there are delays of 30 minutes on top of normal journey time as emergency crews deal with a vehicle fire on the westbound carriageway.
All traffic stopped
The below post has been issued by National Highways on this ongoing issue: