Vehicle fire on A46 near Farndon causes travel heavy disruption
Police are attending a vehicle fire on the A46.
The incident, near Farndon, was reported at 2.10pm and is causing major traffic delays towards Nottingham.
Newark Police said: "The A46 is currently blocked between Farndon and Nottingham due to a vehicle fire.
"Diversion is along the old Fosse Road. Delays in the area."
The AA report delays of 18 minutes, which are expected to increase.
The car fire has caused lengthy tailbacks on the A46 bypass, with the AA suggesting it stretches as far as the Brownhills roundabout.