M6 vehicle fire Date published: 10th January 2017 9.06am

The M6 in Cheshire is currently closed northbound between junctions 20 and 21 following a vehicle fire.

The fire near to the Lymm interchange was reported at approximately 7.10am today, Tuesday 10 January and involves a HGV. There are not believed to be any injuries.

Police, Fire and Highways officers are at the scene and as a result of the fire the M6 is currently closed northbound between junctions 20 and 21. One lane is also closed on the southbound carriageway.

As a result of the incident there are currently delays on the road network across Cheshire and motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible.