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A three car smash is caused major problems on the M62 .

The eastbound carriageway was completely closed between Tingley and Lofthouse for short time following the smash at 2pm.

One lane was later reopened but currently three remain closed resulting in major congestion.

It is understood emergency services including police and ambulance attended the crash.

We will bring you latest updates on the delays and crash.

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Bus delays

Causing major delays on buses around Dewsbury and Bradford

Traffic still queuing near Tingley

M62 camera at Tingley
M62 camera at Tingley

M62 crash affecting bus services

Motorists tweet their dismay at the delays and thoughts for those in crash

Confirmation from Highways Agency

All lanes have reopened

All lanes have reopened but there are still delays of one hour 45 minutes

Google map shows the delays

Delays caused by M62 crash
Delays caused by M62 crash

Picture of tailbacks

Tailbacks after M62 crash between junction 28 and 29
Tailbacks after M62 crash between junction 28 and 29

Ten mile tailbacks

Highways Agency has said traffic is queuing to Chain Bar which is approximately ten miles

Two-hour delays

Reports of two-hour delays following the crash

Highways Agency statement warns people to find alternative routes

“Drivers are being encouraged to find alternative routes during this evening’s rush hour along the eastbound carriageway of the M62 in West Yorkshire following a serious incident this afternoon.

“Three of four lanes are currently closed on the eastbound carriageway between Tingley (junction 28) and Lofthouse interchange (junction 29) to allow West Yorkshire Police to carry out an investigation.

“The lane closures are causing delays in the area with traffic queuing past Chain Bar (junction 26).

“Traffic wishing to join the M1 is advised to use the M621 by leaving at Gildersome (junction 27).

“Drivers should use alternative routes where possible and allow additional time.”

Delays of 20 minutes so far

Delays back to junction 27

Police warning

West Yorkshire Police have warned people to try and find alternative routes

Three car crash

One lane has now reopened but there are major delays after a three car crash