Hour-long delays on M6 near Knutsford after traffic accident involving two lorries – live updates
There are hour long delays on the M6 following a collision involving two lorries,
The collision took place Northbound between junction 18, for Holmes Chapel, and junction 19, for Knutsford.
It took place in an area where roadworks are taking place which are adding to the delays.
Two lanes are blocked which is causing long tailbacks and delays of around 60 minutes.
One lane remains open past the scene.
Highways England officers and North West Motorway police officers are making their way to the incident.
A statement tweeted by Highways England said: “2 (of 3) lanes closed M6 northbound between J18 (Middlewich/Holmes Chapel) and J19 due to a collision involving 2 HGV’s. Delays are building on approach. @HighwaysNWEST #TrafficOfficers en route.”
More to follow…
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