Firefighters were called to a vehicle on fire on the M1 about 12.15pm. File photo
Firefighters were called to a vehicle on fire on the M1 about 12.15pm. File photo

Car fire closes M1 northbound

DELAYS are building on the M1 as emergency services respond to a car fire which has closed northbound lanes.

Emergency services were called about 12.15pm, with Queensland Police saying all northbound lanes were blocked at Beenleigh, just before exit 34. Diversions are place.

The vehicle fire was causing delays, with several lanes blocked. Picture: Valerie White
The vehicle fire was causing delays, with several lanes blocked. Picture: Valerie White

 

A spokeswoman from Queensland Police said that there has been no reported casualties.

Delays could be seen from just before the George St exit back to the area of the Yatala Pie Shop at 12.30pm.