Traffic following QEII Bridge fire
PUBLISHED: 16:12 31 July 2018 | UPDATED: 16:12 31 July 2018
Traffic is expected following a vehicle catching fire earlier today on the QEII Bridge.
The blaze broke out on the southbound carriageway.
A spokesman from Essex Fire said: “Firefighters were called to reports of a vehicle fire on the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge this afternoon.
“Crews reported on arrival that one vehicle was completely alight.
“Firefighters extinguished the fire by 1.47pm, before using a thermal imaging camera to ensure there were no remaining hotspots in the vehicle or surrounding area.
“The vehicle has been destroyed.”