Long delays after crash on M6 southbound near Preston

Posted on - 1st July, 2021 - 6:30pm | Author - | Posted in - Broughton, Preston News, Roads
Junction 31a on the M6 Pic: Google
Junction 31a on the M6 Pic: Google

Motorists are experiencing long delays after part of the M6 southbound near Preston was closed due to a collision.


Traffic officers were called to the crash between junctions 31a and 31 at around 4.45pm today (Thursday 1 July).

Two lanes were closed and traffic held while officers cleared the vehicles and debris from the carriageway.

All vehicles were later cleared to the hard shoulder.

Read more: Police appeal after man dies in M6 crash near Leyland

One motorist reported that heavy traffic remained at Broughton roundabout at around 6pm.

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