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M1 fire: Southbound lane to reopen, says Highways Agency

At least one lane of the damaged southbound carriageway of the M1 in north London could reopen on Monday afternnon.

The Highways Agency said engineers at the Mill Hill site were hopeful a lane could be opened at 1600 BST.

The motorway has been closed southbound between junctions 1 and 4 since a fire started in a scrapyard beneath the motorway on Friday.

Richard Scott reports.

  • 18 Apr 2011
  • From the section UK
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