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The M6 near Birmingham is 'chockablock', driver tell BBC News

Motorists have been facing long delays in and around Birmingham on Thursday after a fatal collision between a lorry and car on the M6.

It led to the motorway being closed between junctions five, Castle Bromwich and six, Spaghetti Junction at about 02:00 GMT.

A man driving the car was confirmed dead at the scene, paramedics said.

Listeners to BBC WM have described what they were experiencing.

  • 04 Feb 2016