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Three lanes of M6 at Junction 31 reopen after crash

Vehicles being attended to on the M6 at Junction 31 Pic: Highways England Emergency services had closed three lanes of the M6 southbound at Preston. A crash between Junction 31A (Red Scar/Bluebell Way) and Junction 31 (Tickled Trout) saw traffic officers and police […]

3 weeks ago
M6 and M61 reopen at Preston after icy conditions cause hours of delays

Tyre tracks show where drivers skidded off the motorway Pic: Preston Fire Station Emergency services have reopened the M6 and the M61 after snow and ice saw a string of crashes. From 3.30pm on Sunday (27 December) motorists were left stranded after hail […]

4 weeks ago
M6 turned into an ice rink by snow showers where M61 junction joins

Cars crashed onto the hard shoulder as the icy conditions proved too difficult Snowstorms have left the M6 like an ice rink near Preston. A multi-car crash has taken place where the M61 meets the M6 northbound. Two lanes on the M6 are […]

4 weeks ago
Two lanes shut on M6 northbound after crash near Junction 31

Traffic queuing on the M6 on Sunday (27 December) Pic: Motorway Cameras Two lanes of the M6 have been shut northbound due to a crash. A number of vehicles are understood to have been involved in the crash between Junction 31 (Tickled […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fallen tree on A59 causes junction closure on M6 southbound at Junction 31

Due to an ongoing incident there is a road closure in place from the M6 Junction 31 slip road to Cuerdale Lane, Samlesbury. The A59 eastbound for Blackburn and Clitheroe […]

1 month ago
Crash on M6 close to Junction 31 northbound cleared but delays remain

This morning (Friday, 13 November) traffic was built up from the Blacow Bridge Interchange (M61) to Junction 31 (M60, Preston, Blackburn and Clitheroe) for the A59, after a collision occurred. […]

2 months ago
UCLan Student volunteers work with professionals on archaeological dig on bypass site

William Leather on the Windy Harbour dig Fifteen UCLan undergraduates have teamed up with a professional team of archaeologists Oxford Archaeology who are investigating nationally important prehistoric sites along the route of Highways England’s new £150 million […]

5 months ago
Road re-opened and driver arrested after vehicle overturned causing M6 tailbacks

A driver has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving after their vehicle overturned this morning. Traffic was stopped on the M6 between Junctions 29 and 30 northbound following the […]

7 months ago
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