TWO lanes of the M62 westbound were closed after a two-vehicle crash at junction 22 near Rishworth yesterday morning.
The accident happened around 7.15am after a Jaguar car and a Ford Fiesta crashed on the westbound carriageway and went through the central reservation.
The male Jaguar driver was taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary for a check up. The Fiesta driver was uninjured.
The incident caused long tailbacks for commuters.
Later near junction 24 eastbound at Ainley Top a 57-year-old lorry driver was taken to hospital suffering from chest pains after pulling his HGV vehicle on to the hard shoulder just after 8am.