Lorry fire closes three lanes of A1M at Sawtry

The scene of the fire on the A1M this evening. Photo: @BCHRoadPolicing
The scene of the fire on the A1M this evening. Photo: @BCHRoadPolicing

A serious lorry fire closed three of four lanes of the A1M at Sawtry this evening, Monday September 12.

Police attended the scene alongside fire crews who were called at around 8.20pm.

The fire took place on the southbound carriageway and caused delays in the area.

Motorists were advised to avoid.

Lanes two, three and four of the carriageway were reopened at 9.45pm.