Collision on M6 northbound - UPDATE Date published: 5th May 2016 12.57pm

Officers from Cheshire Police are currently dealing with a serious collision on the M6 northbound between junctions 18 and 19 in Cheshire.

The collision on the, which is believed to involve two HGVs and a car, was reported to officers at approximately 12.10 today, Thursday 5th May.

As a result of the incident the M6 is currently closed northbound at junction 18. The closure is back in place temporarily to allow  Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service to help released a trapped motorist.

As a result of the incident there are currently delays in both directions, and motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible.