North Bridge closed after car catches fire

The scene at North Bridge. Picture: Adam Ramsay

The scene at North Bridge. Picture: Adam Ramsay

North Bridge was closed in both directions this afternoon after a vehicle caught fire.

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A red hatchback style car was pictured outside Argos, with flames engulfing the engine.

There were no reports of any injuries, and the road is now open to traffic again.