All traffic is being held on the M62 westbound following an accident between J23 A640 / A643 (Huddersfield) and J22 A672 (Rishworth Moor).

The vehicles involved are on the hard shoulder alongside Scammonden reservoir, but delays are ongoing.

The central reservation barrier has been damaged, and is expected to need repairing.

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Police statement

Here’s the police statement following the crash on the M62.

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Latest picture at Scammonden

The current traffic picture at Scammonden
The current traffic picture at Scammonden (Image: motorwaycameras.co.uk)

This is the latest image from the M62 westbound at Scammonden. Traffic appears to be easing.

How traffic is looking near Huddersfield now

The current traffic picture on the M62
The current traffic picture on the M62