50-minute delays on M6 after two-car crash in Lancashire
A two-car collision on the northbound carriageway was the cause.
Highways England tweeted that the M6 from junction 35 (Carnforth) towards Junction 36 (South Lakes) had two lanes closed due to a collision.
They added: "Traffic Officers en-route Two lanes still blocked, recovery being arranged for the vehicles."
Tailbacks of up to six miles were beyond Carnforth from Burton in Kendal at 1.45pm.
Highways England said: "Please allow time for delays to ease.
"Extra travel time of 50 minutes in place following this #M6 northbound incident."