M1 blocked due to accident

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A lane of the M1 motorway is blocked and closed following an accident in West Yorkshire this morning.

The incident is on the northbound carriageway between junction 39, A636 (Wakefield), and junction 40, A638 (Ossett).

Traffic is said to be coping well but maybe slower than usual.

Police from Knaresborough attended the crash site and took this photo

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