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A38 at Burton reopens after earlier lorry fire

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.

Delays to Midland Classic route due to lorry fire

Bus firm Midland Classic reports traffic is queuing normally but due to the recent lorry fire, route 22 is running late

One lane of A38 now open

Fire crews spent three hours tackling the fire
Fire crews spent three hours tackling the fire (Image: Staffordshire Fire)

Highways England say one lane is now open on the A38 northbound carriageway where the fire took place but the other lane remains closed.

Lorry fire partislly closes the A38 at Burton

A lorry fire partially closed the A38 in Burton overnight for more than three hours.

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