M62 near Leeds strewn with hundreds of Coke bottles after lorry overturns

An LGV flipped onto its side on the M62 this morning - shedding hundreds of bottles of fizzy pop onto the carriageway.

Thursday, 26th April 2018, 3:51 pm
Updated Thursday, 26th April 2018, 3:56 pm

The accident happened between junctions 28 and 29 in the Tingley area.

Nobody was injured, but the westbound carriageway was closed for several hours while the lorry's load was cleared.

Hundreds of Coke and Schweppes lemonade bottles can be seen littering the road.

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The road has now re-opened.