Two people have been killed and a number of others injured in a collision on the M6 in south Cumbria.
A total of eight vehicles including lorries and cars were involved in the crash north of Burton-in-Kendal at about 8:15 this morning.
A lorry driver and a driver on a HGV died in the accident.
Cumbria Police said more than 20 emergency vehicles were on the scene following the incident at around 8.15am today:
More top news
A number of roadwork projects in Cumbria will be temporarily lifted over the Bank Holiday Weekend, to make travel easier.
There will be major delays to almost all railway services in the region over the three days. Replacement buses will be operating.
Police and local authorities in Cumbria are issuing road traffic and safety advice ahead of the Appleby Horse Fair, which begins next week.