Delays on southbound M6 after crash at junction 23

The accident happened junction 24 for Liverpool Roadand 23 for Haydock.
The accident happened junction 24 for Liverpool Roadand 23 for Haydock.

Delays are reported on the southbound M6 this morning following a three-vehicle accident.

The accident happened at around 7am between junction 24 for Liverpool Road and 23 for Haydock.

One lane was blocked while Highways England dealt with the issue.

A spokesman for Highways England said: "There were three vehicles involved in an incident in lane three.

"All the vehicles have now been moved to the hard shoulder.

"Nobody was injured during the incident."