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  1. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

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    M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe accident, from J22 for A672 to J23 for A640 New Hey Road.

    M62 West Yorkshire - One lane closed and queues on M62 eastbound from J22, A672 (Rishworth Moor) to J23, A640 (Huddersfield), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  2. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M66 Greater Manchester southbound

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    M66 Greater Manchester southbound severe accident, from J3 for Pilsworth Road to J4 for M66.

    M66 Greater Manchester - One lane closed and it's slow on M66 southbound from J3, Pilsworth (Hollins) to J4, M66 (Simister Island), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M66 Greater Manchester southbound

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    M66 Greater Manchester southbound severe disruption, at J4 for M60.

    M66 Greater Manchester - M66 lane closed on exit slip road southbound at J4, M60 (Simister Island), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M62 Greater Manchester eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M62 Greater Manchester eastbound severe disruption, before J12 for M60 M602.

    M62 Greater Manchester - One lane blocked and it's slow on M62 eastbound before J12, M60 (Eccles Interchange), because of a lorry that's broken down. In the roadworks area.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire southbound

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    M6 Cheshire southbound severe disruption, from J19 for A556 to J18 for A54 Middlewich Road Middlewich.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane closed and it's heavy on M6 southbound from J19, A556 (Knutsford) to J18, A54 (Middlewich), because of a break down.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  6. 'Hot chocolate' lorry fire road reopens

    The A556 in Cheshire has fully reopened after a lorry carrying a load of chocolate burst into flames.

    Lorry fire
    Lorry fire

    The road closed in both directions after fire broke out at about 20:00 on Thursday.

    North West Motorway Police said the driver was "safe and well".

    Lorry fire

    Some people tweeted their chocolate-related puns once it was clear the driver was safe, with the fire service describing the job as "hot chocolate".

  7. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Cheshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire southbound severe accident, from J18 for A54 Middlewich Road Middlewich to J17 for A534 Old Mill Road Sandbach.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound from J18, A54 (Middlewich) to J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire northbound

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    M6 Cheshire northbound severe disruption, from J21 for A57 Manchester Road to J21A for M62 J10.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound from J21, A57 (Woolston) to J21a, M62 J10 (Croft Interchange), because of a lorry having a tyre changed. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  9. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M66 Greater Manchester southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M66 Greater Manchester southbound severe accident, at J3 for Pilsworth Road.

    M66 Greater Manchester - One lane blocked and it's heavy on M66 southbound at J3, Pilsworth (Hollins), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  10. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A5038 Merseyside southbound

    BBC News Travel

    A5038 Merseyside southbound severe disruption, from A5058 Breeze Hill to Carisbrooke Road.

    A5038 Merseyside - A5038 Brewster Street in Bootle closed southbound from The Mons Traffic Lights to the Carisbrooke Road junction, because of a police investigation.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  11. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire southbound severe disruption, from J19 for A556 to J18 for A54 Middlewich Road Middlewich.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound from J19, A556 (Knutsford) to J18, A54 (Middlewich), because of a break down.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  12. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Cheshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire southbound severe accident, from J18 for A54 Middlewich Road Middlewich to J17 for A534 Old Mill Road Sandbach.

    M6 Cheshire - Two lanes closed on M6 southbound from J18, A54 (Middlewich) to J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of an accident earlier on, an oil spillage and Road Management. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  13. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Cheshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire southbound severe accident, from J18 for A54 Middlewich Road Middlewich to J17 for A534 Old Mill Road Sandbach.

    M6 Cheshire - Two lanes closed on M6 southbound from J18, A54 (Middlewich) to J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time