Three lanes closed due to van fire near Potters Bar

PUBLISHED: 18:41 22 December 2019 | UPDATED: 19:14 22 December 2019

The fire is being put out on the M25. Picture: Pete Ashman.

The fire is being put out on the M25. Picture: Pete Ashman.

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A van on fire has closed three lanes of the M25 between South Mimms and Potters Bar.

The fire is being put out on the M25. Picture: Pete Ashman.The fire is being put out on the M25. Picture: Pete Ashman.

Highways England has said traffic on Lane 2, 3 and 4 has been stopped from J23 to J24 clockwise due to the fire in Lane 4.

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Fire services have since put out the blaze and they are working hard to make the scene safe for traffic to pass.

The traffic service has said Lane 1 will be reopened soon.

Normal traffic conditions are expected to return around 7.45pm.

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