Police have closed all three lanes of the ring road, causing major delays – updated.
Following a serious incident, heavy traffic and substantial delays are predicted on the M60.
Traffic has been stopped between J16-J17 M60 anti-clockwise by Motorway Police Traffic Officers and Great Manchester Police.
On Monday, shortly after midnight, the incident occurred.
All three lanes are restricted, resulting in lengthy delays and traffic congestion.
The issue was “effectively settled” around 2.43 a.m., according to North West Motorway Police.
They asked drivers to stay in their vehicles in a tweet.
“We’ll be bringing in the cones and lifting the closures,” says the narrator. Please be patient with us and return to your vehicle so that we can get you moving,” the cops stated.
“I appreciate your patience and encouragement.”