M6 traffic HELL: Four-mile queues as drivers trapped after crash – 45 minute delays

Traffic officers closed two of the four lanes on the M6 southbound between J10 (Walsall) and J9 (Wednesbury), in order for emergency services to assist those involved in the crash.

In a Twitter update, National Highways said: “The #M6 southbound between J10 (#Walsall) and J9 (#Wednesbury), 2 lanes (of 4) are closed due to a multi-vehicle collision.

“There is currently approx. 4 miles of congestion on approach, causing delays of 25 minutes above usual journey times.

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