A14: Car Fire

17 May 2013, 17:13

A car fire on the A14 has caused rush hour delays in Cambridgeshire.

Fire crews were called to a Vauxhall Vectra on fire on the westbound carriageway between St Ives and Hemmingford Abbots at 3:30pm today (Friday).

One lane of the carriageway was closed as a result, leading to long delays to traffic in the area.

Nobody was injured.

A spokesperson for Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "At 3.30pm on Friday crews from Huntingdon and St Ives were called to a fire on the A14 westbound between junctions 26 and 25.

Firefighters discovered a black Vauxhall Vectra on fire and used hose reels to extinguish it."

Picture (c) Cambridgeshire Fire & Rescue Service.