Car fire on M5 closes four lanes

PUBLISHED: 17:52 12 September 2017 | UPDATED: 17:52 12 September 2017

A car fire on the M5 has closed four lanes.

A car fire on the M5 has closed four lanes.


The northbound lanes on the M5 motorway have been closed following a car fire this afternoon (Tuesday).

One engine from Clevedon arrived at the scene between junction 19 and 20 at 5.13pm.

Firefighters put out the blaze and called Highways England to attend.

All four lanes of the motorway have been closed and the fire has been extinguished.

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