Multi vehicle accident on M62 near Leeds

ALL lanes are now open on the M62 near Leeds following an accident involving a number of vehicles earlier this morning.

Tuesday, 21st February 2017, 6:23 am
Updated Wednesday, 1st March 2017, 8:04 am
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Highways England said one lane was closed on the eastbound M62 between junction 27 (Gildersome) and junction 28 (Tingley) following the incident just after 6am today (Tues Feb 21)

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Police are at the scene following what the Highways Agency said was a "muli-vehicle collision."

The Highways Agency tweeted just before 7am today: "Our traffic officers have assisted police with towing vehicles onto the hard shoulder on #M62 eastbound between J27-J28. All lanes now open."