Delays on the M5 after vehicle fire

M5 junction 18A Avonmouth GSV

Drivers are seeing delays on the M5 at Avonmouth - Credit: Google Street View

UPDATE: The lanes have now re-opened

Two lanes of the M5 have been close due to a vehicle fire.

The southbound carriageway is being affected by the incident at junction 18A (Avonmouth).

Highways England said driver sare facing delays of around 20 minutes.

"Fire crews are at the scene," they said.