Leeds & West Yorkshire

M62 in West Yorkshire closed after three-vehicle crash

A busy stretch of the M62 motorway in West Yorkshire was closed after a collision involving two vans and a motorbike.

The road was closed eastbound between junction 26 at Chain Bar and junction 27 at Gildersome, leading to severe delays in both directions.

West Yorkshire Police said one person suffered serious injuries in the crash, which happened at around 05:45 GMT.

The road was re-opened at about 10:00 GMT after four hours.

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