Lorry crash is causing delays on the M1

A lorry carrying a cherry picker has hit a bridge over the M1 motorway.

By Cassie Irving
Friday, 29th August 2014, 9:50 am
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The northbound carriageway at junction 40, Flushdyke, is closed.

A diversion is in place via the exit and entry slip road at junction 40.

There are tailbacks to junction 38.

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Police are advising people to find an alternative route.

The road is expected to be reopened by 10.45am.