Update: A12 now clear after camper van fire

Firefighters were called after reports of a campervan fire

Firefighters were called after reports of a campervan fire - Credit: Archant

Queuing traffic for five miles had formed on the A12 after a camper van fire.

The fire was reported at about 6.20pm on the road London-bound near Witham on Sunday.

Motorists had experienced long delays while the emergency services worked at the scene.

A force spokeswoman said the road was now clear with traffic beginning to flow as usual.

At this time it is not clear whether anyone was injured in the fire.