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Lorry fire near Orpington causing delays back to Dartford on M25

PUBLISHED: 09:23 21 February 2014 | UPDATED: 09:23 21 February 2014

A lorry fire near Orpington is causing huge delays of up to 90 minutes on the M25.

Fire crews are still at the scene of the blaze, which started at 5.50am between junction three at Swanley and four at Orpington.

Two lanes of the busy motorway were closed clockwise through the height of rush hour and it has not yet fully reopened.

Queues have been reported back to the Dartford Crossing.

Kent Police and the Highways Agency also attended.

Did you see the fire or get stuck in traffic? Send your pictures to lizzie.dearden@archant.co.uk.

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