M6 re-opens after incident near Rugby

Traffic update
Traffic update

The M6 has re-opened near Rugby after an incident where a car and lorry crossed over from the northbound to the southbound carriageway.

The incident happened at around 3.40am and Highways England’s traffic officers worked with the emergency services at the scene.

The car stopped in the central reservation and the lorry fell onto its side over two lanes.

The southbound carriageway was closed between junction 2 at Coventry and the junction with the M1, known as Catthorpe Interchange.

One lane was also closed on the northbound carriageway.

The latest details on the incident are available on Highways England’s West Midlands Twitter feed at @HighwaysWMIDS or at www.highways.gov.uk/news/breaking-news

Drivers can check also check the latest travel conditions before setting out on journeys at www.trafficengland.com