Car catches fire on M27

One of the new Class 707 trains at London Waterloo. Picture: South Western Railway

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MOTORISTS faced delays on the motorway after a car fire closed a lane.

The incident happened yesterday near Junction 9 for Whiteley on the M27 at around 5pm.

One eastbound lane was closed while fire crews from Hightown put out the fire, which started in a Mercedes.