MOTORISTS are warned of delays following an accident on the M62 this morning.

There are reports of queueing traffic due to an earlier incident between the M62 Eastbound from junction 7 at Warrington Road, Rainhill Stoops to junction 8 at Burtonwood Road, Burtonwood.

Traffic monitoring service Inrix reports there is congestion to junction 6 at Tarbock Island.

It adds that all lanes have been re-opened after the vehicles have been removed from the carriageway.