Motorists travellng alongside a busy stretch of motorway face delays this morning as one lane stays closed following a lorry hearth. The northbound carriageway on the M6 between junction 12, Gailey, and junction 13, Stafford South, closed for greater than 15 hours yesterday after a l orry overturned, crashed into the central reservation, and caught hearth . The motive force was taken to hospital as a precaution.
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Late final evening Highways England revealed the busy stretch can be closed in a single day to ensure that emergency resurfacing works to be carried out. Whereas a lot of the carriageway reopened as anticipated this morning, one lane stays closed. A Highways England spokesman stated: “Whole closure of the M6 northbound from J12, Gailey, to J13, Stafford South is now open apart from lane 4 (of 4) which continues to be closed till additional discover.”
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