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Overturned wagon blocks M6 southbound

An overturned wagon on the M6 blocked all three lanes of the southbound carriageway on Thursday 4 January, causing severe delays for up to 10 hours.

It happened just after 11am between junctions 37 and 36 (south of Killington services).

Traffic was diverted through the A6 to Kendal until the road was re-opened at 10pm.

Cumbria Roads Police reported there were no injuries.

Credit: Cumbria Roads Police
Credit: Cumbria Roads Police
Credit: Cumbria Roads Police