Leeds Stanningley Bypass lanes closed after car fire

Part of the Stanningley Bypass in Leeds has been closed after a car caught fire.

Pic: Gemma Grimes.

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said that its Stanningley crew was called out shortly after 10.45am this morning.

A Volkswagen Passat was on fire.

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Police have also attended the scene.

Travel company Metro has reported that the eastbound carriageway of the A647 is closed between B6155 Richardshaw Lane and Swinnow Road