Motorway smash causes M62 delays

A SERIOUS accident has closed two lanes of the M62 towards Castleford.

The Highways Agency say the crash between junctions 29 and 30 on the eastbound carriageway could delay journeys by up to 60 minutes.

The road is not expected to fully reopen until noon.

There are also delays of up to 20 minutes between junctions 31 and 30 on the westbound carriageway because of heavy traffic.

Keep checking the Express website for updates.