Crash between 'lorry and car' closes lane on M6 between junction 25 and 26

One lane was closed on the M6 following a collision near Wigan today (August 16).

Monday, 16th August 2021, 12:33 pm

One lane was closed on the northbound carriageway between junctions 25 (Bryn Interchange) 26 (Orrell Interchange) at around 10.20am.

The collision involved a lorry and a car, according to the AA.

Traffic officers and recovery vehicles were called to the scene.

Congestion was building in the area following the crash, but the incident has since cleared.

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One lane has been closed on the M6 following a collision near Wigan. (Credit: Highways England)
One lane was closed on the northbound carriageway between junctions 25 and 26. (Credit: Highways England)
Congestion was building in the area following the crash. (Credit: AA)