UPDATE: One person taken to hospital following smash on M1 motorway

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A person has been taken to hospital following a smash on the M1,

Police were called to reports of an incident involving a lorry and several cars at 7.15am.

Two lanes were closed on the M1 northbound between J39 for Durkar and J40 at Flushdyke, and there was congestion back to Woolley.

The lanes were re-opened by 8.30am and a police spokesman said the person suffered minor injuries.