Update: Two taken to hospital after M62 accident

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Two people have been taken to hospital after an accident on the M62 in West Yorkshire.

Emergency services were called at about 12.14pm today (Saturday) to reports of a crash involving a Vauxhall Corsa and a Peugeot 301 near junction 31 (Normanton).

The motorway was partially closed on the eastbound carriageway between junction 30 (Rothwell) and junction 31.

Four people – two in each car – were injured.

Two of the people hurt in the crash have been taken to Leeds General Infirmary for treatment.

The carriageway was fully re-opened just after 2pm.