Crash caused motorway chaos

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WARRIORS fans travelling to the Super League game at Hull FC were warned to allow extra time for their journey after a major crash on the M62.

The accident involved a minibus, a lorry and a car.

The crash happened on the westbound carriageway near junction 32 for the Xscape leisure complex near Castleford.

The North West air ambulance was among emergency crews at the scene.

A spokesman for the Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust said: “Ambulance clinicians provided treatment at the scene and worked closely with their emergency service colleagues.

“At this time the number of patients is unknown.”