M6 closed as police respond to wrong way driver

A car spotted driving the wrong way on the M6 has forced police to shut the motorway this morning.

Wednesday, 17th March 2021, 8:36 am
Updated Wednesday, 17th March 2021, 8:40 am
Police have closed the M6 northbound - between junctions 34 (Lancaster, Morecambe) and 34 (Carnforth) due to a person driving the wrong way on the motorway

Police have closed the northbound carriageway - between junctions 34 (Lancaster, Morecambe) and 34 (Carnforth) - due to the person driving in the wrong direction, towards oncoming traffic.

All traffic has been stopped whilst police respond to the incident.

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