The M62 Eastbound is reported to be closed are closed following a smash between two lorries and a van.

The three vehicles collided on the eastbound stretch of the motorway, close to junction 27 at Gildersome, at 2.35pm.

A police spokesman said: “There are not believed to be any serious injuries at this stage.”

Long delays are reported after the crash. Lanes two and three (Of four) were initially closed, all lanes have now been closed towards Leeds.

Emergency services are on the scene. Traffic is also queueing on the Westbound side due an earlier broken down lorry