The M6 close to Wigan has come to a virtual standstill following a serious collision.
A spokesman for Highways England said: “The M6 northbound J24 (Ashton-in-Makerfield A58)to J25(Wigan A49) is in the process of being CLOSED due to a collision.
“Traffic Officers, GMP Traffic, North West Motorway Police are currently at the scene.
“Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service are on their way to the area to assist.”
More to follow..