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.
An out of control grass fire is burning near the Pacific Motorway at Cameron Park. Crews are working to control the blaze which is at ‘Advice’ level. @nbnnews— Lauren Kempe (@laurenkempe) December 25, 2019
All northbound lanes of the M1 have reopened after a grass fire. Traffic's returned to normal— Live Traffic NSW (@LiveTrafficNSW) December 26, 2019