National Highways announced at 6.19am on Tuesday (July 26) that the scene had been cleared and all lanes had been re-opened, with no delays on approach.
The M18 was closed in parts of South Yorkshire on Monday afternoon after a very serious crash.
Shortly after, the motorway was closed in both directions.
This is due to what the agency called a 'very serious collision'.
Emergency services attended the scene.
The AA reported that the crash involved a rolled over truck and had caused severe delays.