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Westminster Bridge is closed in both directions due to a vehicle fire.

The bridge is blocked in both directions

According to Transport for London (TfL) the carriageway is blocked in both directions.

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Westminster Bridge has reopened in both directions

Westminster Bridge has opened eastbound

Video shows the scene of the fire on Westminster Bridge

No injuries

A spokesman from London Fire Brigade said they were alerted to the fire at 7.41pm

Fire crews attended and extinguished the fire and there were no injuries.

TfL is advising all motorists to use an alternative route

Witness shares an image of the fire