Multiple crashes causing tailbacks of traffic on the M65 Burnley

Emergency services are dealing with multiple crashes on Junction 10 Cavalry Way between Burnley and Padiham, which is causing miles of queuing traffic this morning.

Monday, 1st March 2021, 9:35 am
The incident is causing lots of traffic delays

It is believed the road is blocked after an earlier partial block and there is congestion to the A679 and around Burnley as traffic diverts.

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Traffic on the eastbound side is also slow due to people looking at the incident.

A spokesman for Lancashire Police tweeted: "There is disruption on the M65 Westbound between Junction 10 (Burnley Cavalry Way) and Junction 8 (Huncoat Roundabout) due to a number of accidents and the motorway is currently slow moving. Please bear this in mind if you are travelling through the area."

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