Crash closes M1 at Wakefied

A crash has led to the M1 being temporarily shut near Wakefield.

Tuesday, 29th June 2021, 8:15 am
Updated Tuesday, 29th June 2021, 8:18 am
Police are at the scene (stock image).

The northbound traffic has been stopped while the scene is being assessed.

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Traffic officers are present at the crash which has happened between J39 Durkar and J40 Ossett.

Motorists are being advised to avoid the motorway if possible.