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Accident on M6

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7:19am 12th February 2018
(Updated 9:37am 12th February 2018)

Two vehicles have been involved in a crash on the M6.

This is northbound, between Junction 31 for Preston New Road and Junction 31a for the M55.

Congestion is backed up to Junction 28 for Leyland.

Highways England are on scene, assessing in the situation, along with motorway police.

Traffic is said to be slow in the area.

One lane had to be closed earlier - but all have since reopened. The vehicles are now on the hard shoulder.

Two people with minor injuries have been taken to hospital for treatment.

More follows.

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