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Man ran across all lanes of the M6 during police chase

Queues near the Tickled Trout on Friday on the M6 Pic: Joanne Claire A police chase involving dog units and the forces helicopter brought the M6 to a standstill near Preston. A stolen vehicle was seen on the M6 northbound between Junction 29 […]

2 weeks ago
Crash on M6 and M61 at Preston causing delays for Bank Holiday weekend getaway

Traffic joining the M6 from the M61 on Friday Pic: Motorway Traffic Cameras Motorists making an early May Bank Holiday getaway are experiencing long delays on the M61 and M6 northbound. A crash between Junction 29 northbound of the M6 and another on […]

3 weeks ago
M6 reopens after man fell from bridge near Junction 29

View from the bridge of emergency services Pic: josephseager The M6 was closed between Leyland and Lostock Hall while police deal with an incident. Traffic between junction 27 and 28 reached a standstill after reports someone had ‘come off […]

3 weeks ago
Driver on M6 at Leyland has lucky escape after lorry tyre smashes into car

What was left of the car windscreen and roof Pic: LancsRoadPolice A driver on the M6 at Leyland was described as ‘the luckiest person in the world right now’. Lancashire Road Police were called out around 2pm on Monday (20 May) […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement M6 delays from Junction 32 due to ‘overturned vehicle’

Delays on the M6 beyond Junction 32 Pic: Kelly-Marie Carberry An overturned vehicle is causing delays on the M6 just north of Preston. Drivers are reporting delays from Junction 32 onwards. The crash, understood to involve a caravan, has taken […]

4 weeks ago
M6 reopened after closure between Tickled Trout and Broughton due to person on bridge

The closure in place on the M6 Pic: LancsRoadPolice The M6 at Preston was shut due to concerns for the welfare of a person on a bridge. Preston Police closed the motorway in both directions between Junction 31 (Tickled […]

1 month ago
Easter Sunday delays on the M6 after crash

Tailbacks on the M6 at Red Scar just before Junction 32 Pic: Motorway Traffic Cameras Drivers heading out on Easter Sunday are facing congestion on the M6 at Preston due to a crash. One lane was closed just before Junction 32 at Broughton. Highways England […]

2 months ago
M6 gridlocked at Preston as Good Friday getaway begins

Traffic cameras show the M6 queues at Junction 29 Pic: Motorway Traffic Cameras Holidaymakers are hitting the M6 during Good Friday and police say it’s the busiest they’ve seen it. Assistant Chief Constable Terry Woods of Lancashire Police took to Twitter to say […]

2 months ago
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