EARLIER GRASS FIRE 9:32 am – M1 Pacific Mwy Lenaghan near Black Hill Rd. Smoke in the area may affect visibility. Motorists should drive to the conditions. Allow extra travel time Exercise caution Emergency services, are attending . Heavy traffic conditions. Last checked at 11:26am.
Fire and Rescue NSW have extinguished the fire.
Earlier 1 of 2 Southbound lanes were affected however all lanes are now open.
Traffic was very slow Northbound between the Newcastle Interchange and Lenaghan but it slowly easing.