BREAKING: M5 travel chaos after massive lorry fire SHUTS major slip road during rush hour

A MASSIVE lorry fire has caused travel chaos for thousands of drivers on the M5 this morning.

The huge blaze near Gloucester has forced the authorities to shut a slip road on to the West Country motorway.

The fire happened on the southbound slip road at J12 for Quedgeley, which has been blocked off.

Cops and firefighters are at the scene.

According to reports, the slip road will remain closed through the rush hour and into the afternoon.

Highways England said "resurfacing work" is needed following the inferno and estimated the slip road will be impacted...
source: Daily Star

2018-03-21 10:44
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