THERE is a closure on the M6 this morning, Monday, after a crash involving a lorry and a van.

One lane is closed and there are long traffic delays due to an accident, in which a lorry and a car were involved on the  M6 northbound at Junction 25 (Bryn).

There is congestion up to to Junction 22 (Newton-le-Willows).

Travel time is around 30 minutes. Lane one (of three) is closed.

Lane two re-opened at around 7.55am.