REGIONAL TRAVEL ALERT: M62 reopens after 'police incident' closed road in both directions

The M62 has reopened after it was closed in both directions for several hours following a 'police incident'.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 14th January 2018, 1:42 pm
Updated Sunday, 14th January 2018, 1:50 pm
The M62 has reopened after it was closed in both directions for several hours following a 'police incident'
The M62 has reopened after it was closed in both directions for several hours following a 'police incident'

The trans-Pennine motorway was closed between junction 23, Outlane, and junction 22 at Rishworth, West Yorkshire Police said.

Diversions were put in place while officers dealt with the incident.

It did not disclose details about what the incident involved.