THE M6 has fully reopened following an accident near Wigan.
Two lanes were closed on the northbound carriageway between Standish, junction 27, and Leyland, junction 28, after a car hit a lamp post and collided with another vehicle at 9.05am today (Wednesday).
Emergency services arrived to find one car overturned in a field.
Two people are said to have suffered minor injuries and police closed the lanes while the vehicles were recovered.
Traffic flow is now back to normal.