Closed slip road on M1 causing rush-hour traffic problems

Rush-hour traffic is backing up on the M1 because of a crash on a slip road.

Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 5:06 pm
Updated Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 5:07 pm
The incident on the sliproad is causing problems.

A collision occurred earlier on the northbound exit slip road at J42, Lofthouse, where the motorway meets the M62, and the slip road is now fully closed.

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Traffic officers are at the scene and dealing with the traffic.

Around three miles of traffic is being reported backing up past Carr Gate.