M62: one lane blocked after accident


One lane is blocked on the M62 westbound following an accident - causing severe congestion.

The incident happened between junction 26, M606 Chain Bar and junction 25 A644 Brighouse at around 6:45 this evening (Friday).

M62 westbound traffic was already moving slowly after the motorway was earlier closed following an incident this afternoon (Friday).

West Yorkshire traffic police say westbound motorway traffic is severe with traffic moving heavy and slower than usual.