There are delays on the M1 northbound – one lane is closed.
We are currently dealing with a lorry fire on the M1 north bound carriageway between junction 28 & 29 – several lanes closed and traffic is building up. If possible please avoid the area. @HighwaysEMIDS
— Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (@DerbyshireFRS) May 15, 2019
A crew from #Ashfield are in attendance at this incident supporting our colleagues from @DerbyshireFRS and @HighwaysEMIDS . Avoid the area if you can as there are likely to be lane closures. #HereForYou https://t.co/BBLqfC1cDu
— Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service (@nottsfire) May 15, 2019
AA Roadwatch reports:
‘One lane closed, severe delays and queueing traffic due to recovery work and earlier lorry fire on M1 Northbound between M1 (Tibshelf Services) and J29 A617 (Chesterfield / Mansfield). Congestion to J28 (Alfreton / Mansfield). This is then having a knock on effect with traffic slow on both approaches on the A38 to the M1 J28 island above the motorway. Lane one (of four) is closed.’
— Highways England (@HighwaysEMIDS) May 15, 2019