Long delays on A1M near Doncaster after van fire

Commuters have faced long delays on the A1M this morning after a vehicle fire blocked the northbound lane near Doncaster.

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The van fire has now been extinguished with one lane re-opened but long delays remained at 7.30am.

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The fire was reported between junction 39 for Barnsdale Bar and 40 for Darrington at around 6.45am.

Highways England reported long tailbacks and delays as the fire service dealt with the incident.

Normal traffic conditions were expected from 7.45am.