A FIRE crew had to put out a blaze on the A1 in Northumberland this afternoon.
Emergency services received a call just before 1.15pm that a Ford Fiesta was on fire on the southbound carriageway at Stannington.
Police diverted traffic whilst fire officers extinguished the fire. No-one was injured during the incident.
The road fully re-opened at 2pm after the vehicle had been recovered.