Emergency services have successfuly extinguished a lorry fire on the M5 but drivers are still being warned to expect dealys.

Two lanes of the M5 northbound were closed near Almondsbury while Avon Fire and Rescue teams tackled the blaze.

Both lanes have now been reopened.

Emergency services were on the scene, between junctions 17 and 16. 

Stroud News and Journal:

Traffic is now starting to ease.