Broken down lorry causes morning rush hour delays on M1 south of Sheffield

A broken down lorry is causing some problems for drivers on the M1 motorway near Sheffield this morning.

Friday, 17th January 2020, 7:27 am
Updated Friday, 17th January 2020, 7:27 am

A truck has broken down on the southbound carriageway at junction 29 between Chesterfield and Alfreton.

One lane is currently closed while breakdown crews attempt to recover the vehicle.

However, traffic is currently able to pass the incident, although the vehicle is causing some delays and slower moving traffic in the area.

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The incident is on the M1

The incident is expected to be cleared in the next 30 minutes.