M1 near Sheffield CLOSED after multi-vehicle accident

The M1 motorway near Sheffield is closed following a serious multi-vehicle accident.

Friday, 24th August 2018, 16:00 pm
Updated Friday, 24th August 2018, 16:05 pm
Traffic on the M1 northbound approaching the accident. Picture: Highways England.

HIghways England said the northbound carriageway was closed at junction 31 near Aston at around 3.30pm on Friday.

A diversion is in place via the exit and entry slip roads.

More to follow.