UPDATE: Delays on M6 and M55 motorways after 'crash involving caravan'

There are delays on the M6 and M55 motorways after a crash.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 17th August 2018, 4:47 pm
Updated Friday, 17th August 2018, 6:50 pm
Picture: Lancashire Road Police
Picture: Lancashire Road Police

Police were called to reports of an accident involving two vehicles, including a car towing a caravan, at junction 32 of the M6 northbound, close to the turn off for the M55, at 4.15pm today.

Traffic maps showed heavy congestion in the area, with one motorist saying two lanes of the M6 southbound had to be closed while debris was cleared away.

Officers said the car towing the caravan "lost control", with those inside suffering "minor injuries."

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Picture: Lancashire Road Police

All lanes were re-open by 5.30pm.

Picture: Michael Radcliffe