Firefighters were called to deal with a car fire on the A1 north of Stretton.
The car, a Vauxhall Zafira, was completely destroyed in the blaze which happened at about 11.15am today (Monday) on the southbound carriageway.
Emergency services were called to the incident and no-one is believed to be injured.
The road was closed for the damage to be cleared but has now reopened.
The fire was caused by an electrical failure.