Live incident: M1 motorway down to one lane

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The M1 motorway has been reduced to one lane after an accident.

The collision, between an LGV and a car, is blocking three lanes of the motorway between junctions 41 and 42 near Wakefield.

Motorists are being asked to be patient as Highways England try to deal with the problem.

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