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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Causing major delays on buses around Dewsbury and Bradford
Traffic still queuing near 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
Picture of tailbacks
Ten mile tailbacks
Highways Agency has said traffic is queuing to Chain Bar which is approximately ten miles
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
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