Accident causing delays on M1 motorway near Barnsley

An accident is causing lengthy delays for motorists on the M1 near Barnsley this morning.

One lane is closed on the northbound carriageway between junction 36 for Barnsley and junction 37 for Dodworth.

The scene of the accident. Picture: Highways England.

The scene of the accident. Picture: Highways England.

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Delays are expected to clear by 9am.