Car blaze sparks grass fire on M1

Fire crews are working to put out a fire that’s broken out in Chinderah.

It’s understood a car erupted into flames southbound on the side of the Pacific Motorway, near Tweed Valley Way, with the flames quickly spreading to nearby grass.

Emergency crews are currently on scene trying to bring the blaze under control.


It’s not known how many people, if any, have been injured.

Major delays are being experienced in both directions with motorists urged to travel through the area with caution.

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