Fire causes delays on M62: morning traffic and weather round up

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A lorry fire is causing delays on the M62 this morning (Thursday).

The blaze is between junction 26 at Chain Bar and junction 27 at Gildersome on the eastbound carriageway.

There is also reports of slow traffic on the A644 Wakefield Road eastbound between Brighouse and the A62 Cooper Bridge Road junction.

A dry, bright and mostly sunny day with scattered showers at times this morning. Temperatures are expected to reach nine degrees celsius but it will feel more like six degrees.