Western Boulevard in Nottingham has been closed since 10:50am when services were called to an incident involving two cars reported to be on fire.
A spokesperson for Nottinghamshire Police said,
‘We were called at 10.50am to reports of two cars on fire. Officers are now assisting other agencies at the scene.
Inquiries are on-going, there have been no reports of any injuries at this time and the road should be reopened shortly.’
AA traffic reports say,
‘Road blocked and very slow traffic due to car fire on A6514 Western Boulevard Both ways between A610 Nuthall Road and B682 Vernon Road. Detour in operation – Wilkinson Street and Radford Road. Police directing traffic. Road has been blocked as a vehicle has caught fire in the middle of the carriageway. Local buses are being diverted.’