Multi-vehicle smash causing long delays on M62

Traffic is very slow and building on the M62 after an accident which closed two lanes just before junction 26.

Junction 25, Brighouse - traffic is building after the accident this morning
Junction 25, Brighouse - traffic is building after the accident this morning

Highways England Yorkshire tweeted that motorists should allow extra time for their journey.

They added: "Traffic delays currently building."

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The accident happened between M62 eastbound between J25 (Brighouse) and J26 (M606).

A motorist who passed the scene said three vehicles were involved - but it did not appear serious.

She said traffic was already "very slow."