M69 Southbound blocked, stationary traffic due to accident between M1 J21 / A563 (Leicester) and J2 B4669 (Burbage).
Traffic has been stationary since 6:55pm and drivers have switched their engines off.
One unmarked police car has been spotted heading to the scene and a helicopter is overhead.
Becoming dry and clear tonight, sunny spells tomorrow.
Fine and mostly dry, with sunny spells and isolated showers.
Mainly dry with some sunny spells. Feeling warmer.