Blazing car lights up Northampton's Bedford Road in rush hour
Fire services rushed to Northampton's Bedford Road on Tuesday morning after reports of a blazing car.
The Ford Galaxy was off the main carriageway on a service road but made a spectacular sight for passing motorists near the Barnes Meadow flyover at around 7.30am.
Northamptonshire Police confirmed the fire was caused b y a vehicle defect and nobody was hurt.
One lane was closed on the Bedford Road causing rush-hour delays to commuters heading for the A45 and A428.