Collision on M6

Date: Friday 6th April 2018

A LANE of the M6 between junctions 39 and 40 northbound was closed earlier today following a collision between two vehicles.

Police said a Mercedes van was in collision with a truck shortly before 5am. The driver of the van was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary by paramedics, but police said his injuries are not thought to be serious.

The lane reopened at 8-30am.