Traffic chaos as BOTH main routes between Sheffield and Manchester are closed

Snake Pass. Picture: Google
Snake Pass. Picture: Google

Motorists are facing traffic chaos this evening as two main routes between Sheffield and Manchester are currently closed.

Road traffic collisions has forced the closure of both the Snake Pass and Woodhead Pass.

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Highways England tweeted at 7.15pm that there had been a multi vehicle crash on the Woodhead Pass and police are at the scene dealing with a 'collision, debris and spill'.

The Snake Pass is also shut due to a collision.

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Motorists are advised to use the M62 instead.