Delays building on M57 after pile-up involving multiple vehicles

Drivers are being advised to avoid the M57 after a multi-vehicle pile up.

Thursday, 31st January 2019, 3:47 pm
Updated Thursday, 31st January 2019, 5:48 pm
Drivers are advised that delays are building on the M57

Traffic was held on the motorway on the northbound carriageway at Junction 6 for Kirkby and Liverpool after a crash at about 4.30pm.

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Police said there had been a multi-vehicle collision.

Emergency crews began releasing traffic at about 5.15pm, but said that delays would take some time to clear.

Highways England added: "Please allow extra time for your journey as delays are starting to build."