Emergency repairs to M62 causing delays near Wakefield

One lane (of three) is closed causing slow traffic.
One lane (of three) is closed causing slow traffic.

Motorists are being warned about continued delays on the M62 westbound this afternoon due to emergency repairs.

A lane closure is causing congestion and slow traffic on the M62 Westbound between Junction 27 (M621 Gildersome) to junction 29 (M1 Lofthouse interchange).

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Lane one of three is closed.

A fault in the carriageway has been found, which requires a lane to remain closed throughout the rest of today.

Further works will be ongoing tonight.