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. […]

10 months ago
M6 near Preston closed after lorry fire

The lorry on the M6 Pic: @HighwaysNWEST The M6 northbound near Preston is closed after a lorry caught fire last night (Friday 6 November). Emergency services were called to reports of the fire between junction 32 and […]

11 months ago
Two people in hospital after M6 crash at Preston involving five cars and a lorry

Traffic queuing on the M6 during Friday evening Pic: Preston Lancs traffic and travel Two people have been taken to hospital after being cut free from vehicles after a major crash on the M6 during Friday rush-hour. Lancashire Police shut the M6 southbound shortly […]

11 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 […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lorry fire shut the M55 and M6 at Preston during Saturday evening

The lorry could be seen burning on the hard shoulder of the motorway Pic: Highways England A lorry driver escaped from their burning vehicle during Saturday evening. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent four crews to deal with a lorry on fire on the M6. The […]

1 year ago
Osprey which had begun living at Brockholes Nature Reserve has died

The osprey in flight at Brockholes Pic: Steven Taylor An osprey which had taken up home at the Brockholes Nature Reserve has died. Highways England have confirmed they recovered the body of the bird of prey has been recovered […]

1 year ago
Police say M6 and Lancashire roads becoming busier as Good Friday lockdown continues

The M6 during the morning of Good Friday Pic:LancsRoadPolice Police have thanked Preston for mainly following the government’s instructions to stay at home. The M6 during Good Friday morning was far from the usual sight of caravans and families […]

1 year ago
M6 near Preston due to be closed next weekend

Nans Nook footbridge The M6 near Preston is due to be closed next weekend. The highway is expected to be fully closed between junctions 32 and 33 in both directions from 8pm on […]

2 years ago
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