An earlier lorry fire partially closed the A38 northbound between Branston and Claymills. However, the lanes have now reopened and the lorry has been moved into a lay-by to be recovered.
Bus firm Midland Classic reports traffic is queuing normally but due to the recent lorry fire, route 22 is running late
Highways England say one lane is now open on the A38 northbound carriageway where the fire took place but the other lane remains closed.
A lorry fire partially closed the A38 in Burton overnight for more than three hours.