Three lanes are closed and there are severe delays on the North Circular due to a car fire.

Police were called at around 8.20am to reports of a broken down BMW which had caught on fire between the M11 Junction 4 and A12 Eastern Avenue at Redbridge roundabout in South Woodford.

Heavy congestion is reported in Advent Way and at M11 Junction 5 for Loughton.

No injuries are reported.