Firefighters tackle van fire on M27

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Rush hour traffic is facing delays on the M27 due to a van fire.

Police and fire crews were called to the top of junction eight at Bursledon at 6.05am today to deal with the incident.

Officers closed one lane while the scene was dealt with, and by 7.45am it was reopened.

Traffic was seriously delayed, and is still backed up as far as junction 12.

There were no injuries in the incident, and the scene has been cleared.