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Two receive minor injuries in Shepley crash

An update on the collision in Shepley earlier this morning - a police spokeswoman says two people received only minor injuries and have not had to go to hospital.

RTA Junction of Carr Lane and A629 Lane Head Road, near Sovereign, Shepley.
RTA Junction of Carr Lane and A629 Lane Head Road, near Sovereign, Shepley.

All clear on the M62 eastbound

Congestion has now cleared on the M62 eastbound following the collision earlier.

Francis Bacon work set to fetch up to £56m

Remember the saga over Kirklees’ Francis Bacon painting? Well it’s been reported this morning that a triptych by the artist has expected to fetch £56m at auction.

PARIS - JANUARY: (FILE PHOTO) Artist Francis Bacon at the opening of his exhibition in Paris,France during January of 1984. (Photo by Ulf Andersen/Getty Images)
PARIS - JANUARY: (FILE PHOTO) Artist Francis Bacon at the opening of his exhibition in Paris,France during January of 1984. (Photo by Ulf Andersen/Getty Images)

Lorry accident causing mayhem on M62 eastbound

And in the opposite direction there also seems to be traffic delays. The M62 eastbound is heavily congested between junction 27 and Chain Bar due to an accident involving a lorry and a car.

Accident between car an lorry on the M62 eastbound at junction 27
Accident between car an lorry on the M62 eastbound at junction 27

Broken down bus causing congestion on M62 westbound

Problems on the M62 westbound if you’re heading towards Manchester this morning.

M62: Congestion near junction 21
M62: Congestion near junction 21
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