FIREFIGHTERS are battling to extinguish a ferocious fire after a van burst into flames at a busy Gold Coast Highway.

Fire crews were called to the corner of Gold Coast Highway and Dolphin Avenue at Nobby Beach just before 9.30am.

A white van was pulled over on the side of the road, fully engulfed in flames.

A van exploded in flames on a busy Gold Coast Highway this morning. Photo: Sasi Kredi
A van exploded in flames on a busy Gold Coast Highway this morning. Photo: Sasi Kredi

Firefighters are wearing breathing apparatus as they battle the blaze and paramedics are also on scene.


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