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M6 delays around Junction 31A after tanker crash

Junction 31a of the M6 and the Red Scar industrial estate The M6 near Preston is seeing heavy congestion southbound after a tanker crash. Highways England is reporting severe delays on the motorway from Junction 31A back to Junction 33. The […]

4 years ago
M6 northbound three lanes closed at Preston due to car fire

Traffic has been held while fire crews deal with the vehicle Pics: Highways England Smoke has been sent billowing across the M6 at Preston after a major vehicle fire. The motorway now has three¬†lanes reopened northbound where the M6 meets the M55 at junction […]

4 years ago
Preston M55 and M6 junction reopened after crash

Tailback on the M6 at Preston Preston’s motorway network ground to a halt due to a major crash on Wednesday evening. Highways England closed access to the M6 southbound from the M55 at Fulwood due to […]

5 years ago
M6 roadworks: Preston drivers to see 16 weeks of resurfacing work

The M6 near Bamber Bridge Pic: TheNikonLad Nine miles of roadworks on a stretch of the M6 to the south of Preston are to begin from Monday. Highways England has announced resurfacing work takes place between Junction […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Long delays on M6 at Preston following six-car collision

The burned out shell of one of the cars involved Pic: Preston Fire Station A major crash closed the M6 northbound causing gridlock in and around Preston during Saturday morning. Six cars were involved in the collision which happened shortly before 9am. One car […]

5 years ago
M6 roadworks: Junction 32 northbound closure for two nights northbound

Tailback on the M6 at Preston Major roadworks on a section of the M6 north of junction 32 will take place this weekend. Highways England have announced they will close the northbound motorway between 10pm on […]

5 years ago
M6 gridlocked from Preston northwards for Good Friday getaway

Taken around lunchtime of queues on the M6 northbound Twitter: PFM1972 Holidaymakers heading to Lake District for the Easter Bank Holiday weekend have brought the M6 to a crawl past Preston. Highways England has been reporting delays of more than an […]

6 years ago
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