Accident closes part of M62

Traffic news.
Traffic news.

AN accident involving a lorry and two cars has closed part of the M62 in both directions near Castleford.

The motorway is closed between junctions 29 (Rothwell) and 31 (Castleford), but the Highways Agency said there is congestion from junction 28 (Tingley) to junction 32 (Pontefract).

The road is expected to reopen from 5.30pm.

Keep checking the website for updates.