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Queueing traffic due to earlier accident, a car and a lorry involved on M62 Westbound between J19 A6046 (Heywood) and J18 M60 / M66 (Simister Island), congestion on M62 to J21 A640 (Milnrow). Matrix sign set to 40 mph. All lanes have been re-opened
M61 Northbound closed, queueing traffic due to serious accident, several vehicles and a pedestrian involved from J6 A6027 (Horwich) to J8 A674 (Chorley), congestion on M61 to J5 A58 (Westhoughton).
Trapped traffic has been allowed past the accident scene.
The A6, which is the diversion route, is also heavily congested.Source:HA, Camera Image, Caller Mike, Police.
Diversion - follow the solid black triangle symbols, via the A6.
Queueing traffic and traffic heavier than normal on M6 Southbound between J21 A57 / B5210 (Woolston) and J19 A556 (Knutsford).
Matrix sign set to 40 mph. Travel time is 40 minutes.
There was a short rolling road block due to an accident at 07:10 between J19 and J18.
The M62 eastbound is closed because of a serious accident between junctions 10 and 11.
The entry slip roads from the M6 are also closed and traffic is building up.
Expect delays on the M6, M56, A580 East Lancs Road and the A57 Manchester Road.
Reports of one lane blocked and slow traffic due to accident, one car involved on M53 Southbound between J9 A5032 (Ellesmere Port) and J10 A5117 (Little Stanney).
M6 Southbound closed, queueing traffic due to serious accident between J16 A500 (Stoke-On-Trent / Crewe) and J15 A500 (Stoke-On-Trent), congestion to J18 A54 (Middlewich / Holmes Chapel).
A signalling problem is causing disruption at Edge Hill.
Because of this trains are unable to run between Liverpool Lime Street and Huyton. Some trains between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester will be diverted via Warrington Central and not call at stations between Liverpool and Deansgate.
A533 Runcorn Widnes bridge remains has reopened in both directions following an incident which began yesterday morning.
A533 Runcorn Widnes bridge remains closed this morning in both directions following an incident which began yesterday morning. Officers are trying to coax a man down.