M1 in South Yorkshire expected to re-open soon after overturned lorry blocked road
The M1 in South Yorkshire is expected to re-open soon after it was closed this morningÂ because of an overturned lorry.
The northbound stretch of the M1 was closed between Junctions 36 and 37 for BirdwellÂ and Dodworth after a lorry overturned following a '˜multi-vehicle collision'.
CRIME: Sheffield burglar jailed for breaking intoÂ two homesÂ The Asda lorry blocked three lanes of theÂ motorway and an emergencyÂ recovery operation was mounted.
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The road closure caused severe delays.
Just before noon, Highways England said the recovery operation was '˜almostÂ complete'Â and the road is due to re-open '˜shortly'.