UPDATE: Queues clear after rush hour pile up on M55

Two lanes of the M55 have reopened following a three-car crash on the eastbound carriageway of the M55.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 1st February 2016, 8:21 am
Updated Monday, 1st February 2016, 2:09 pm
The M55 on Monday morning
The M55 on Monday morning

Police were called to the crash between junction 1 and 3 at 7.40am.

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Three cars were involved, but nobody was injured.

The vehicles were moved to the hard shoulder and lanes two and three were closed while recovery and a clean-up operation took place.

Highways England reported all lanes were reopened at 9am, but traffic continued to be affected for some time afterwards.