A car is on fire on State Highway 1 south of Auckland.

Witness Daniel Fisher said the car is still ablaze and emergency services are yet to attend.

"It was heading south and it was well and truly involved when I saw it."

A burning car near the Bombay Hills
A burning car near the Bombay Hills

Mr Fisher said there were no injured people at the scene, and traffic was blocked for a few kilometres either direction of the fire.

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Earlier today a car caught fire in the Auckland CBD