A van fire has caused heavy traffic on the M25 this morning, October 23.

The fire, between Junction 5 for the M26 and Junction 4 for Orpington, has been put out but delays remain. 

Lanes were closed whist emergency services attended to the fire.

Kent Fire and Rescue attended the scene and the fire was put out at about 7am.

Lanes have reopened but Highways England said drivers should expect delays.