BREAKING NEWS: Wakefield car fire closes road

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RUSH-HOUR traffic came to a standstill after a car caught fire near a Wakefield supermarket.

Firefighters were called to the blaze near Morrisons on Dewsbury Road at 6pm this evening (Tuesday).

Police closed the road while the fire was put out and diverted traffic away from the scene.

A police spokesman said the road has now been reopened and the driver was not thought to have been injured.