M6 van fire causes Junction 31 to 31A delays

A van fire has caused some slow-moving traffic on the M6 during the Tuesday morning rush hour. The engine compartment of a van caught fire between Junctions 31 (Tickled Trout) […]

6 years ago
Flash flooding causing problems on Fulwood roads and M6

A police car closing a lane on the M6 Pic: LancsRoadPolice Heavy rain throughout Sunday afternoon in Preston has caused some flash flooding. Black Bull Lane has been reopened, near Fulwood Leisure Centre, after Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service had to pump […]

6 years ago
M6 northbound reopens near Preston

There are long delays on the M6 northbound between Junction 31 and 31a Pic: Sami_1880 The M6 near Preston had been shut northbound due to a police incident. The stretch of motorway between Junction 31 and Junction 31a reopened around 1.30pm on Bank Holiday Monday. […]

6 years ago
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 […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

6 years ago
Man dies following early hours M6 crash

A pensioner has died in a collision on the M6 heading towards Preston in the early hours of Sunday morning. Lancashire Police are appealing for witnesses after a silver Ford […]

7 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 […]

7 years ago
Smash on M6 leaves car crumpled as driver nicked for no licence and illegal tyres

Motorway police have released pictures of a smashed car on the M6. The driver was caught without a licence and having illegal tyres near junction 31 of the motorway. Conditions […]

7 years ago
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