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The M62 has reopened following a major crash which closed both lanes throughout Tuesday's morning rush-hour. Four vehicles, including two lorries, were involved in the incident. Calendar's Sarah Clark reports.
Police have reopened the eastbound carriageway on the M62 following Tuesday morning's crash between junction 30 and 31 (Rothwell and Castleford).
They hope to have the remaining lanes open by 4pm.
The delay is being caused by an oil spillage from the HGV which was involved in the collision.
One person was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
Both carriageways on the M62 are currently closed because of the crash
the M62 is now closed in both directions following a major accident. It's closed between junctions 30 and 31 eastbound and junctions 32 and 31 westbound.
The incident is thought to have involved four vehicles including two heavy goods vehicles, a car and a transit van. One of the HGVs collided with the central reservation
West Yorkshire police say the westbound carriageway is closed at J31, but you can exit and re-enter at the same junction. Eastbound will remain closed at J30 pending recovery of the 4 vehicles including 2 HGV's. You can enter Eastbound at J31.