Tanker crash closes M6

The scene on the M6
The scene on the M6

The M6 is currently closed between junction 18 and 19 northbound.

The crash involving a tanker and a truck happened shortly before 1pm today.

Other drivers and passengers near the scene have been evacuated from their vehicles as the HGV is leaking.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area and find an alternative route if possible.