M18 remains CLOSED and one airlifted to hospital following multi-vehicle collision​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The scene on the M18 earlier. Picture: Highways England.
The scene on the M18 earlier. Picture: Highways England.

The M18 motorway in South Yorkshire remains closed following a multi-vehicle collision which left one car overturned.

Emergency services were called to the northbound carriageway near junction 1 at Bramley at around 9.25am on Saturday.

A Chevrolet Orlando, Fiat Ducato van and a Suzuki were involved in a collision.

One person has been airlifted to hospital and another taken by road ambulance.

The road remains closed, awaiting clear up of the scene following a petrol spillage.