Manchester news LIVE: Long queues on M61 near Bolton after crash Manchester united news
PremierLeague-News.Com - The southbound carriageway had been closed.
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! The M61 has been closed following a crash near Bolton. The southbound carriageway of the motorway was shut at around 6.15pm after the collision. The crash happened between Junction 8 for Chorley and Junction 6 for Horwich and Bolton. Traffic is queuing in the area behind the closure and police are currently at the scene. Read More Related Articles Six police officers injured during 'absolutely atrocious' Old Trafford protest as police arrest 28-year-old man Read More Related Articles House partially collapses, fallen tree blocks Metrolink line and trampoline blows over as high winds BATTER region In a tweet, a spokesperson for Highways England said: "The M61 southbound J8 (Chorley, A674, A6) to J6 (Bolton North, Horwich, A6027) traffic has been temporarily STOPPED due to a collision. "Traffic Officers & @LancsRoadPolice, @gmptraffic, @NWmwaypolice are currently at the scene." Conditions on the roads are poor at the moment following a period of heavy rain this afternoon.
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. Follow live updates below...18:39Seamus McDonnellHighways England warningThe #M61 southbound #J8 (#Chorley #A674 #A6) to #J6 (#BoltonNorth #Horwich #A6027) traffic has been temporarily STOPPED due to a collision. Traffic Officers & @LancsRoadPolice @gmptraffic @NWmwaypolice are currently at the scene.@OfficialTfGM @manctraffic pic.twitter.com/r9BOUzcGSh— Highways England (@HighwaysNWEST) May 3, 2021
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