Traffic delays after fire on the M1

A VEHICLE fire caused delays and tailbacks on the M1 on Friday morning.

The fire broke out on the northbound carriageway on Friday morning between junctions 16 (Flore and the A45) and 18 (Crick) and led to dleays of around 30 minutes.

The incident was cleared by late morning, but motorists were being warned of debris on the carriageways.