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A lorry has caught fire on the hard shoulder of the M1 at junction 42 near Leeds

Wednesday, 13th March 2019, 20:10 pm
Updated Wednesday, 13th March 2019, 20:13 pm
A dramatic lorry fire caused traffic delays around Leeds.

A lorry has caught fire on the hard shoulder of the M1 at junction 42 near Leeds

A dramatic lorry fire caused traffic delays around Leeds.
Traffic cameras show dramatic plumes of smoke coming from the lorry.

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The lorry is currently being attended by four fire crews.