One lane is closed and traffic is moving slowly due to a broken down vehicle on the M6 Southbound between J6 A38 Aston Expressway Spaghetti Junction and J5 A452 (Castle Bromwich).
The A42 is closed in both directions because of a vehicle fire between Junction 14 A453 (Castle Donington) and Junction 13 A511 / A512 Ashby Road. A hazardous substance was reported at the scene, leading to the road being closed.
One lane has been closed on the M5 Northbound at the link road to M6 North carriageway due to a vehicle being on fire.
Another lane has been closed due to a broken down vehicle on the M5 Northbound between J4 for Bromsgrove / Stourbridge and J3 for Birmingham.
One lane has been closed due to an accident and recovery work on the M6 Northbound between J15 for Stoke-on-Trent and J16 for Crewe.
There are also severe delays with two lanes closed and queueing traffic due to an accident on the M6 Northbound between J3 for Nuneaton and J3A for the M6 Toll. Travel time is estimated to be around 20 minutes.
Trains running between Glasgow, Birmingham and London will be delayed until at least 1pm this afternoon after a person was hit by a train at Tile Hill.
The incident is causing delays of up to 60 minutes between Birmingham New Street and Coventry.
Services being affected by the accident include:
- CrossCountry services between Manchester Piccadilly and Bournemouth.
- London Midland services between Birmingham New Street and London Euston
- Virgin Trains between Glasgow Central / Edinburgh / Birmingham New Street and London Euston
CrossCountry services will be diverted and will not call at Birmingham International or Coventry. Passengers affected by the delays may use the following alternative routes:
- CrossCountry passengers may use their tickets on London Midland and Virgin Trains on reasonable routes.
- Virgin Trains passengers may use their tickets on Chiltern Railways on reasonable routes.
Further updates will be posted on the ITV Central website and Twitter page with the hashtag #TileHill.
The M6 has been closed southbound with traffic currently stationary due to a serious accident involving a lorry and car. Traffic halted between J11 A460/1462 (Cannock) and J10A M54 as emergency services deal with them.
Traffic has been stopped Northbound between J10A M54 and J11 A460/A462 (Cannock) to enable the Air Ambulance to land.
There is slow traffic and delays on the M6 Southbound between J10A (M54) and J8 (M5) in the area where roadworks are taking place.
One lane is closed on the M6 Southbound between Junction 5 A452 (Castle Bromwich) and Junction 4A M42. This is because of a broken down vehicle.
Train services are currently delayed between Birmingham and Wolverhampton because of signalling issues.
Trains between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton may be delayed by up to 15 minutes because of signalling problems.
One lane has been closed on the M50, due to accident and recovery work Westbound between J2 A417 for Ledbury and J3 B4221 for Newent.