Overturned lorry closes M1 and causes miles of tailbacksÂ in South Yorkshire
An overturned lorry has led toÂ the closure of the northbound M1 in South Yorkshire this morningÂ '“Â and caused miles of tailbacks.
The Asda lorry was involved in a '˜multi-vehicle collision' on theÂ northbound stretch of the M1 between junctions 36 and 37Â for Birdwell and Dodworth, near Barnsley, earlier this morning.
Highways England said a '˜complex recovery' operation will be mounted for the lorry and its load.
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Vehicles are queuing as far back as junction 35 at Thorpe Hesley, Rotherham.
More to follow.