The latest on the stretch of the M6 motorway at Preston with updates covering traffic on the M6 from Junction 29 (Lostock Hall/Preston South), Junction 31 (Samlesbury/Tickled Trout), Junction 31A (Longridge/Fulwood), Junction 32 (Broughton and M55)

90 minute delays on M6 at Preston after major crash

Queues from the M55 trying to join the M6 southbound Pic: Traffic England Motorists on the M6 near Preston are being warned of severe delays. A crash involving a number of vehicles took place shortly after 4pm on Sunday (19 May). National Highways […]

2 days ago
Crashes, cars seized and illegal number plates on busy M6 day in the sun

Aftermath of a crash on the M6 Police had a busy evening on the M6 around Preston as thousands headed out to enjoy the warmest weekend of the year so far. Lancashire police noted the nature of […]

1 week ago
Two men arrested after £35,000 discovered in car near Preston 

The stop was made near the Tickled Trout services on the M6 Pic: Google Lancashire Police have arrested two men after finding a substantial amount of cash in their car. The men, aged 32 and 36 from Merseyside, had been travelling on the M6. […]

2 weeks ago
Arrest after person found walking dog on M6 at Preston

Police said the driver had decided to walk home after their car broke down Pic: LancsRoadPolice A driver has been arrested after walking their dog on the hard shoulder of the M6. Lancashire Road Police were called in the early hours of Sunday (5 May) to […]

2 weeks ago
M6 delays at Junction 31 as three lanes shut

Delays on the M6 at Tickled Trout with three lanes closed Pic: Chris August The M6 at Junction 31 for Preston is seeing long delays due to a crash. Three lanes are shut on the northbound motorway with traffic already backed up to Junction […]

3 weeks ago
Garstang rallies in memory of woman who died on the M6

Mandy Holmes died on the M6 last week Pic: Tracy Davies/Justgiving A fundraising page in memory of a mother and wife who died after an incident on the M6 has been set up to support her grieving family. Mandy Holmes, 50, […]

3 weeks ago
Woman dies after fall from bridge on M6 near Preston

Traffic being diverted off the M6 at Junction 32 around 5pm on Tuesday (23 April) Pic: Blog Preston A 50-year-old woman died after falling from a bridge onto the M6. The five-hour closure of the motorway was put in place from Junction 32 northbound on Tuesday 23 April. […]

4 weeks ago
M6 Junction 32 northbound re-opens after crash involving pedestrian

The police diverting traffic off the M6 at Junction 32 during Tuesday afternoon Pic: Blog Preston All lanes have been reopened on the M6 northbound after a crash involving a pedestrian and a car near Preston. National Highways North West confirmed the motorway was reopened between […]

4 weeks ago
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