M6 Preston southbound delays after crash near Junction 31 at Samlesbury

Posted on - 5th December, 2023 - 7:03pm | Author - | Posted in - Bamber Bridge, Preston News, Roads, South Ribble News, Transport
Delays on the M6 southbound at Junction 30 on Tuesday evening Pic: Traffic Cameras UK

A crash had closed three of four lanes of M6 southbound between J31A (Tickled Trout) and J30 (Bamber Bridge).


Police were at the scene, with delays of 60 minutes above normal travel times reported on Tuesday (5 December).

The public are being advised to allow extra time for their journey.

Read more: Major changes to busy road leading to M6 given green light

AA Traffic and Travel have said traffic is backed up to junction 32 on the M6.


A spokesperson said: “Congestion to J32 (M55 Broughton interchange). Travel time is around 55 minute. Traffic is also slow in the opposite direction.”

Delays are still continuing shortly before 7pm although all lanes are now clear.

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