Van fire closes lane on M62 near Castleford

Picture from Highways Yorkshire
Picture from Highways Yorkshire

Lane one (of three) of the M62 has been closed between junction 30 and 31 due to a van fire.

Traffic was briefly stopped to allow the fire service to deal with the blaze and has now opened two lanes.

A recovery unit is now on its way to the scene.

Highways England are advising motorists to approach the junction with care.