M1 lorry fire: Motorway closed after blaze damages road

Fire has ripped through two lorries on the M1 after a crash between the two vehicles.

The smash happened on the northbound carriageway between junction 20 to 21 in Leicestershire just after 01:30 GMT.

The drivers escaped with minor injuries, police said.

Queues of two miles have been reported while work continues to resurface the road, which remains closed.