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UPDATED: Truck fire causes major delays M1 Pacific Motorway (F3)

 

 

Truck on fire at Mt White, image from @NatWallaceNBN from NBN Television.

Truck on fire at Mt White from @NatWallaceNBN from NBN Television.

A truck containing electrical goods was on fire at 10:30am on the M1 Pacific Motorway (F3 Freeway) and caused major delays at Mt White Northbound.

For a short time all lanes were closed and traffic was diverted onto the Pacific Highway.

This closure was reduced to 2of3 lanes then 1of3 lanes.

Traffic was very heavy with queues of 3.5kms and lengthy delays

At 11:50am NSWRFS extingished the fire with the assistance of NSW Fire and lanes were in the process of being re-opened.

At 12:10pm the traffic cleared and the Motorway has returned to normal.

 

 

 

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