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Car fire causes peak-hour traffic jam in Sydney Harbour Tunnel – ABC News

Emergency services urge drivers to find other routes to cross Sydney Harbour after a car bursts into flames and triggers the sprinklers inside the tunnel.

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A commuter traffic jam has been cleared in the Sydney Harbour Tunnel after a car caught fire and backed up traffic for several kilometres this morning.

  • The driver escaped without any injuries
  • The tunnel was reopened in both directions at 10:30am after being shut for more than an hour
  • Emergency services urged drivers to find other routes to cross Sydney Harbour

The car burst into flames in the northbound lane of the tunnel at about 9:00am, triggering sprinklers…

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