Motorway shuts as fire breaks out
A section of the M20 coastbound was closed on Monday afternoon after a van went up in flames.
The incident happened at around 1.30pm between junction 8 for Leeds and junction 9 for Ashford.
Traffic was briefly held just past the junction 8 slip road and two fire engines attended to tackle the blaze.
Thick black smoke could be seen for miles.
The incident caused long delays for motorists.
Two fire engines attended to put out the flames on the burning van
The fire damage on the van was clear to see
Traffic was held on the M20
The van engulfed in flames