Car fire on M6 causing slow traffic

Traffic is slow on the M6 after a vehicle fire.

Saturday, 3rd December 2016, 9:13 am
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 4:41 pm
Car fire on M6 southbound near junction 31.

Traffic is moving slowly along the M6 northbound between junction 31 A59 Preston New Road and junction 31A B624.

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The incident happened at around 9am this morning and AA traffic say the average speed between the two junctions is 10mph.

A witness to the fire said: “The front end of the red car looked completely burned out but the front looked brand new.”

Lancashire Fire Service are at the scene.