Vehicle fire causes delays on A14 near Kettering

Tailbacks on the A14 caused by the lorry fire yesterday (Monday, September 8) RGc-tGGxoH4Aa2_rE5lD
Tailbacks on the A14 caused by the lorry fire yesterday (Monday, September 8) RGc-tGGxoH4Aa2_rE5lD

A lorry fire caused long delays on the eastbound carriageway of the A14 yesterday (Monday, September 8).

Firefighters were called to the scene, between junctions 7 and 8, at about 11.30am.

Fire.

Fire.

The Highways Agency said both eastbound lanes between junctions 8 and 9 were closed while the fire was put out and while the wreckage was cleared away. The road re-opened after 3pm.