Delays after crash on A56

The accident happened between the M65 J8 and A679 Huncoat at around 8.30am on December 12.
The accident happened between the M65 J8 and A679 Huncoat at around 8.30am on December 12.
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Delays and long tailbacks are being reported along the southbound A56 following a collision, say Highways England.

The accident happened between the M65 J8 and A679 Huncoat at around 8.30am on December 12.

Police say one lane was closed while vehicles were recovered.

A spokesman for Highways England said: "We have all lanes now open following vehicle recovery. Long delays will start to clear."

Drivers are being advised to allow extra time for their journeys.