Man seriously injured in crash which led to closure of M18 motorway

A man has been taken to hospital following a crash which led to the M18 motorway being closed near Rotherham.

The 30-year-old was in a silver Ford Focus Zetec, which was in collision with a green Vauxhall Insignia, on the northbound carriageway between junction 1 for Bramley and junction 2 for the A1(M) at around 8am on Monday.

The scene on the M18 motorway. Picture: Highways England.

The scene on the M18 motorway. Picture: Highways England.

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Police said the road has reopened but warned there were still long delays in the area.