Shortly after 8am on Tuesday 7 September police were called to reports of a collision on the M6.
The incident on the northbound carriageway near to Sandbach involves a
HGV which has collided with a bridge. One person is believed to have sustained serious injuries.
As a result of the incident the northbound carriageway is closed between junctions 17 (Sandbach) and 18 (Middlewich).
a number of rail services have been delayed following the incident.
National rail is reporting that a road vehicle had struck a bridge between Wilmslow and Crewe is causing disruption to journeys between these stations.
Services may be cancelled, delayed by up to 30 minutes or diverted via Stoke-on-Trent.
We anticipate disruption will continue until 15:00.