TWO men had to be cut from their car after a collision with a lorry.
The middle and outside lanes of the westbound carriageway of the M62 had to be closed after the incident at lunchtime on Tuesday.
A Vaxhuall Corsa and a truck collided near junction 24, Ainley Top.
Firefighters from Brighouse and Elland were called to the scene.
Brighouse crew manager Steve Mosley said they had to use extrication gear to remove the men, believed to be in their 20s, from the back of the car.
They were taken to hospital.
The lorry driver was not injured.
Traffic backed up to junction 26 while the lane closures were in place.
The motorway was fully reopened at 12.50pm.