The M40 in Warwickshire is closed northbound between J11 (Banbury) and J12 (Gaydon), due to a fatal accident.
A signed diversion is in place. Traffic should leave the M40 at J11 and follow the hollow circle diversion symbol.
Drivers are advised to expect delays and to consider alternative routes or delaying their journeys.
The driver of a car which crashed on the M40 yesterday afternoon, has been dragged out of the boot of his overturned car.
It happened on the southbound carriageway between junctions 12 and 11 shortly after 1.50pm.
The driver, a man in his 40s, was left trapped in the overturned car and had to wait for firefighters and paramedics to free him via the boot.
He has been treated at Horton General Hospital in Oxfordshire for minor injuries to his neck and back.
A man has died following a crash on the M40 in Warwickshire.
It happened just before 10.30am this morning near junction 12 on the southbound carriageway.
The Police, Fire and West Midlands ambulance service were all called to the scene of the crash where the car had overturned into a ditch.
The driver died at the scene, his passenger, a man in his 30s, was uninjured along with a seven-year-old girl who had been travelling in the back of the car.
There are big delays on the M40 Southbound between junction 15 for Warwick and junction 12 for Gaydon after a serious accident. The road is closed and police are diverting traffic which is causing long delays. It's expected to remain closed for most of the morning.
A woman has died after a crash on the M40 in Warwickshire.
Ambulance crews were called out to a stretch of the motorway between junctions 12 and 13 at 11:30pm on Wednesday night.
The northbound side of the road was closed for several hours.
Warwickshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorist was killed following a crash on the M40 in the early hours of this morning.
An investigation is underway to establish how and why the crash occurred.
The driver of the vehicle involved, which is believed to be a green Mini One, was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 25-year-old woman killed in a car crash on the M40 on Friday morning has been named as Izabela Elsa Agachi.
Miss Agachi from Leamington Spa died when the minibus she was traveling in collided with a lorry in the south-bound carriageway at around 00.50hrs.
A 43-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless or inconsiderate driving has been released on police bail pending further inquiries.
traffic returned to normal on M40 Southbound between J12 B4451 (Gaydon) and J11 A361 / A422 (Banbury).
Reports of traffic problem on M40 between J12 B4451 (Gaydon) and J11 A361 / A422 (Banbury).
ROAD: M40 SOUTHBOUND WARWICKSHIRE - One lane closed due to a broken down car at M42 junction 3A