Overturned vehicle causes motorway delays

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AN overturned car has caused a slight delay on the motorway.

A HGV collided with a Vauxhall Insignia on the M6 southbound between junction 25 at Landgate and junction 24 at Ashton, at 3.40pm today.

The car, carrying an elderly couple and their two grandchildren turned on its roof,

Members of the public managed to get the passengers out of the car, and paramedics treated them with minor injuries.

Two lanes were closed, causing queues, but the lanes were expected to open shortly, bringing normal traffic conditions.

If you were the passengers or the ‘rescuers’, please contact Natalie Draycott on 01942 506280, or email natalie.draycott@lancspublications.co.uk