Car fire on motorway north of Auckland Harbour Bridge causing significant delays

Source: 1News

A burning vehicle on the motorway north of the Auckland Harbour Bridge is causing significant delays for commuters heading to the North Shore.

The vehicle fire caught on State Highway 1 in Northcote, near the Esmonde Road off-ramp with video showing crews attempting to put the fire out.

As a result, two lanes are blocked northbound and one lane is blocked southbound, with police advising motorists to expect significant delays

Drivers were asked by police to delay journeys or consider alternative routes or allow extra time.