Fire closes A43 in both directions by Silverstone

The A43 is closed in both directions

By Phoebe Radford
Sunday, 16th February 2020, 9:11 pm
Updated Sunday, 16th February 2020, 10:42 pm
The A43 is closed in both directions
The A43 is closed in both directions

A fire involving a HGV closed the A43 in both directions near Silverstone earlier this evening.

Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue tweeted that the incident happened at approximately 8.33pm this evening.

According to the tweet, the fire was in the southbound lane, but the road closed in both directions until further notice.

At around 10pm, Northants Fire said the northbound lane had reopened.