Delays on M6 after lane closure

There is a lane closure on the M6 northbound between junctions 27 and 28. Image courtesy of Highways England
There is a lane closure on the M6 northbound between junctions 27 and 28. Image courtesy of Highways England

A collision on the northbound carriageway of the M6 through Lancashire is causing delays.

Highways England said an accident occurred between junctions 27 (Standish) and 28 (Leyland) shortly before 9am on Saturday, July 29.

There is one lane closure in place with normal traffic conditions expected to return by 1pm.

The other two lanes remain open.

There are currently delays of 15 minutes.