VIDEO: Dramatic footage shows lorry engulfed in flames on M1

The fire led to the closure of the M1 between junctions 20 and 21
The fire led to the closure of the M1 between junctions 20 and 21
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A section of the M1 has been closed in both directions this afternoon after a lorry burst into flames.

The dramatic blaze broke out between junctions 20 and 21 in Leicestershire.

The stretch of road remains closed.

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