M62

Two taken to hospital after bungalow collapses

Two men have been taken to hospital after being injured when a bungalow collapsed in Leeds. Emergency services were called to Dunningley Lane in Tingley, close to the M62 motorway, at about 17:00 BST on Wednesday.West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service …

Police play cupid after woman, 77, lost on M60 driving to date

Last night, motorway police on the M60 spotted the 77-year-old woman who had travelled from Lincoln and was on her way to Stockport.
But she became lost and police[1] helped her on her way to Tesco, where she was to meet with someone.
A spokesman from …

Slow traffic on M62 near Bradford after vehicle breaks down

Travel monitoring site Inrix said a vehicle broke down on the westbound section of the motorway from junction 26, for Chain Bar roundabout, to junction 25, for Brighouse.
According to Inrix, two lanes were closed but they were later reopened.
Drivers w…

Lanes shut on M62 after crash between car and lorry

Shortly before 5.30pm, National Highways said two lanes had been closed westbound from junction 25, for Brighouse, to junction 24, for Huddersfield, as a result of the collision. 
Drivers were warned of 30-minute delays and six miles of “heavy congesti…

M62 LIVE: Traffic queueing and long delays after crash

Long queues are building on a stretch of the M62 this afternoon after a crash.
One lane is currently shut on the eastbound side of the motorway due to the incident. It is closed between junction 22 A672 (Rishworth Moor) to junction 23 A640 New Hey Road…

Bury: Magistrates deal with variety of motoring offences

Magistrates have dealt with a number of offences recently, all of which related to motoring[1] law.
Steven Baynes drove a Peugeot on Bury New Road, Prestwich, under the influence of cannabis and amphetamine.
The offences took place in September last ye…

Live as traffic completely held on M62 following lorry fire

Traffic is being held on the M62 after a lorry fire broke out on the motorway.
According to the traffic management system, Inrix, traffic is being temporarily held on the M62 eastbound following the fire. This is taking place between junction 24 at the…

The Mancunian Way: Justice at last

Hello,
It has been a hugely emotional 24 hours for victims, families, and campaigners affected by the infected blood scandal.
Between the 1970s and 1990s, more than 30,000 people were infected with deadly viruses in what has been termed ‘the worst trea…

Police warning as they issue Ainley Top lorry crash update

Police have issued a statement while an overturned lorry continues to cause traffic chaos on a busy Huddersfield[1] roundabout this morning.A dramatic picture has shown the lorry is on its side at[2] Ainley Top roundabout, appearing to have shed its lo…