Collision involving three HGVs on the M6

16/01/2019 - 07:14

M6 northbound, between junctions 18 and 19

Three fire engines attended - one from Lymm, one from Birchwood and one from Trafford


At around 7.30am firefighters were called to reports of a collision on the M6 northbound, between junctions 18 and 19.

On arrival crews discovered that the collision involved three heavy goods vehicles. Lanes two and three were closed as emergency services dealt with the incident.

No-one was trapped in any of the HGVs. Firefighters made the vehicles safe and were in attendance for nearly half-an-hour.

The Highways Agency, police and paramedics also attended. Firefighters liaised with the police about safety and the recovery of the vehicles.

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