One lane closed on northbound M6 after accident

Two lanes were closed as a result of the accident
Pic: Highways England
Two lanes were closed as a result of the accident Pic: Highways England

One lane is closed following an accident on the northbound M6 say Highways England.

Emergency services were called to junction 32 for the Broughton Interchange following reports that a white Ford Fiesta had hit the central reservation at around 9.30am this morning.

Tailbacks are reported to junction 31a
Pic: Highways England

Tailbacks are reported to junction 31a Pic: Highways England

A spokesperson for Lancashire Police said: "We were called at around 9.25am to reports that a vehicle had hit the central reservation and ended up on the hard shoulder.

"Lanes one and two were closed."

One lane has since re-opened but drivers are still reporting delays in the area tailing back to junction 31a.

Drivers are asked to approach the scene "with care".

The condition of the driver is unknown.