Lane closure on M6 following crash

A car has overturned on the M6.
A car has overturned on the M6.

Two lanes of the M6 are closed due to an overturned car.

The incident happened going southbound between junction 27 (Standish) and 26 (Wigan) shortly after 2pm.

The fire service and traffic officers are attending to the incident in order to recover the vehicle.

Highways England tweeted a picture of the incident and said traffic is backed up for more than three miles.