Large amounts of smoke can be seen Updated Incident Information: Incident is approx. 1/2 mile before the Leicester Forest East Services
Lorry Trailer well alight.
1 Hose Reel Jet and 2 Breathing Apparatus in use
Southbound carriageway will remain closed
Northbound Carriageway is open Public Statement Issued:
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