Vehicle blaze closes M62 near Leeds

All traffic is currently being stopped on the M62 near Leeds following a vehicle fire.

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PIC: Craig Dinsdale

PIC: Craig Dinsdale

Smoke is hampering visibility between junctions 24 and 23 after a truck caught fire on the westbound carriageway.

Traffic is being held while fire crews deal with the blaze.

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