Queueing traffic and one lane closed due to accident, two lorries involved on M62 Westbound between J25 A644 (Brighouse) and J24 A629 (Ainley Top), congestion on M62 to J26 M606 / A58 (Chain Bar). Lane one (of four) remains closed, affecting traffic heading from Leeds towards Huddersfield. Lane two was also closed but has since re-opened.
Queueing traffic and one lane closed due to accident, two lorries involved on M62 Westbound between J25 A644 (Brighouse) and J24 A629 (Ainley Top)
A man suffered neck and nose injuries following a collision between a yellow Volkswagen Lupo and a silver-coloured Toyota Corolla in Bradford Road, Batley, at 11.10am. The accident occurred at the entrance of Carlinghow Mills. Two fire crews from Dewsbury attended and officers extracted a man and a woman from the vehicles. Police said the man went to hospital for assessment. The female driver was unhurt. The road is now clear.
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Roy Wright was appointed editor of The Huddersfield Daily Examiner in 2002. Prior to this he was assistant editor of The Liverpool Echo for three years. He has also worked at the Hull Daily Mail as well as a number of Press agencies.
Roy grew up in Burnley, Lancashire and has worked in the local newspaper industry for 25 years.