no other reported injuries. Northbound carriageway of M1 closed due to acetylene cylinder within van.
Fire Police Ambulance and Highways all in attendance Updated Incident Information: STOP from Fire Service received.
Fire Service now leaving scene. Cylinders have been deemed safe.
Recovery company in attendance to move vehicles from Motorway.
Northbound carriageway remains shut. Southbound carriageway in process of being re-opened Public Statement Issued:
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