Two accidents on M62: Morning round-up: traffic, trains and weather

Two accidents on the M62 are causing problems this morning (Tuesday).

There has been an accident involving six vehicles between junction 20 Rochdale and junction 19 Heywood on the westbound carriageway. Traffic is believed to have built back as far as junction 22 at Rishworth Moor.

The exit slip road eastbound at junction 24 Ainley Top is also closed because of an accident.

The traffic light failure on the A58 Aachen Way in Halifax at the Haugh Shaw Road junction has now been fixed.

And heavy traffic is reported on the M62 eastbound from junction 24 Ainley Top to junction 27 Gildersome.

There are no major disruptions reported on the trains this morning.

A sunny start to the day. It will become very warm throughout the day with maximum temperatures of 21 degrees celsuis.