Police: The wet fish cargo has made the recovery harder

Humberside Police say the nature of the overturned lorry's cargo in today's crash on the M62 has made the clean-up operation more difficult. A specialist recovery team was called in to remove the crates of wet fish which PC Marcus Daly explains had broken up and scattered across the carriageway.

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Crashed fish wagon shuts M62

A section of the M62 eastbound near Great Heck has been closed after an overturned lorry spilled 10 tonnes of fish on the carriageway.