The A417 is closed in both directions following a car fire between A436 (Air Balloon Roundabout) and A417 (Cowley / Brimpsfield Roundabout).
The car fire has reportedly spread to the undergrowth.
Congestion to routes through Elkstone and Cocklesford.
The A417 is now partially blocked.
The road was closed for around an hour, partially reopening just before 8am.
Traffic is moving slowly but the car will need to be recovered before the road can fully reopen.