Car burst into flames near Brent Cross

Firefighters tackling the blaze (pic credit: Sam Adler Easy lettings Ltd)

Firefighters tackling the blaze (pic credit: Sam Adler Easy lettings Ltd) - Credit: Archant

A car burst into flames on a busy carriageway near Brent Cross yesterday afternoon.

Firefighters tackling the blaze (pic credit: Sam Adler Easy lettings Ltd)

Firefighters tackling the blaze (pic credit: Sam Adler Easy lettings Ltd) - Credit: Archant

Luckily no one was injured in the blaze on the A41 in Hendon just before 4pm.

Fire-fighters managed to extinguish the flames within 20 minutes but the incident caused traffic misery for motorists with queues tailing back to Cricklewood.

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