Congestion after accident on M62

Credit: Highways Agency.
Credit: Highways Agency.

A lane on the M62 has been closed following an accident this afternoon.

one of four lanes westbound carriageway between junction 26 and 27 has been shut.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 6.30pm and 6.45pm, according to reports.

There is also congestion between junction 21 and 22 following reports of a crash.