Traffic chaos after motorway accident

An accident on the M60 in Manchester has caused major traffic disruption for motorists in the region.
The scene of the accidentThe scene of the accident
The scene of the accident

There are long delays between J15 and J13 with traffic also affected heading southbound on the M61 from J2 due to traffic attempting to merge onto the M60 anti-clockwise carriageway.

All emergency services are present and Highways England have advised drivers to consider alternative routes and should allow extra time for their journeys.