UPDATE: M62 now fully reopened - woman airlifted to hospital

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Police have tweeted this picture of a car that was involved in a collision which closed the M62 motorway.

The car was involved in an incident with a van on the westbound carriageway between junction 34 at Selby and junction 33 at Ferrybridge services.

Firefighters from Pontefract, Castleford and Selby were called to the incident just before 3pm.

A woman who was travelling in the car has been taken to hospital by the Air Ambulance.

The motorway has now reopened.