LIVE: Long M6 delays due to vehicle fire near Holmes Chapel

Manchester Evening News 3 weeks ago

There are long delays on the northbound M6 due to a vehicle fire.

Emergency services are currently tackling the fire between J18 for Holmes Chapel and J19 for Northwich.

There are currently queues of around 3.5 miles on the northbound carriageway with delays of around 40 minutes.

Lanes 1 and 2 are closed while the incident is dealt with.

Highways England tweeted: "If travelling towards #Manchester #Liverpool today please be aware there are LONG DELAYS due to this vehicle fire #M6 #Cheshire northbound.

"There is approx 3.5 miles of congestion which is expected to add around 40 mins onto usual journey times through the area."

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