M6 | Staffordshire | Southbound | Earlier Incident | Long Delays

The M6 southbound currently has residual delays of at least 45 minutes between J16 and J15. The delays are following an earlier HGV fire which had closed 2 (of 3) lanes on the carriageway. All lanes re-opened at 18:27 today.
For traffic approaching the delays locally, you are advised to expect disruption with extra journey time and you may wish to re-route or delay your journey.
If travelling towards this area from further afield, delay information will remain on our variable message signs until delays clear.
Further incident information is available from Highways England by visiting our www.trafficengland.com website and travel apps, or via our @HighwaysWMIDS regional twitter feed. Our 24/7 contact centre team is also available to provide up to the minute information on 0300 123 5000.

Last updated on: 05/08/2019 18:42