M4 reopens after lorry fire at tolls closed Second Severn Crossing

The westbound M4 has reopened six hours after a lorry fire close to the Second Severn Crossing tolls caused the road to be closed for safety reasons.

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Police helicopter captures M4 lorry fire

This footage from the NPAS Filton police helicopter shows smoke billowing across the motorway carriageway earlier this afternoon.

The eastbound carriageway has now reopened, but the motorway is still closed westbound.

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