M42 CLOSED due to vehicle fire

Monday, 6th August 2018

TRAFFIC on the M42 close to Tamworth has come to a standstill this evening due to a vehicle fire.

A vehicle fire on the Southbound carriageway between junction 10 for Tamworth and Junction 9 for Curdworth has seen Emergency Services rush to the scene.

Traffic is also travelling very slow on the Northbound Carriageway, past the incident.

Hightways England are expecting the road to re-open at around 7pm.