Isle lorry blaze causing traffic chaos

Humberside Fire Service
Humberside Fire Service

Motorists travelling towards the Isle of Axholme are facing significant delays, due to two junctions being closed as a result of a lorry blaze.

The lorry, which was carrying wood when it caught fire, is still alight on the hard shoulder at the Midmoor interchange, located between Crowle and Scunthorpe. 
The M180 Westbound is currently closed between J3 M181 (Scunthorpe) and J2 A161 (Gainsborough / Belton) as a result of the fire.

Humberside Fire Service and Humberside police are currently in attendance.

More to follow.