BREAKING: Air ambulance called after M65 crash
The air ambulance has been called to the M65 after a man suffered head injuries in a serious crash this morning, say police.
The one-vehicle accident happened at around 10.30am between junctions 6 and 7 of the eastbound carriageway.
A car is believed to have overturned during the incident but nobody is thought to have been trapped.
Drivers are now being asked to avoid a section of the M65 while police and ambulance services deal with the emergency incident.
Normal conditions are expected by around 12.30pm says Highways England.