UPDATE: Highways England have confirmed (as of 11.35pm) the carriageway has fully reopened
There are delays due to a collision on the M6 motorway near Stoke-on-Trent tonight (Tuesday June 18).
The collision has taken place on the northbound carriageway from J15 A500 D Road (Stoke-On-Trent) to M6 (Keele Services).
Inrix, the traffic data company, reports lane three (of three) is closed.
The accident is understood to have taken place just north of junction 15.
A Highways England spokesman said: “Lane closed on the M6 Northbound between J15 Stoke-on-Trent and J16 Crewe due to a collision.
“Traffic Officers en route.”
The accident was first reported at around 9.25pm today.
We have no further information on the incident itself at this stage.
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