A CRASH on the M606 in Bradford this evening closed down one lane of the road.

The crash took place on the M606 northbound carriageway, between junction 2 (Merrydale Road/Euroway Trading Estates) and Junction 3 (A6177/Rooley Lane/Staithgate roundabout).

Traffic alerts reported that one lane had to be closed and it caused slow traffic in the area.

The scene was cleared by around 6.45pm though. 

The T&A has contacted West Yorkshire Police for a comment.