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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents and congestion for M6 have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M6 southbound between junctions J18 (Holmes Chapel)and J17 (Congleton) .
Lane closures: Lane one is closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 09:45 and 10:00 on 3 Mar 2021.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:45 and 10:00 on 3 Mar 2021.
Lanes closed: There is one of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.35m from Sandbach. CLEARED @ 09:17
VEHICLE OBSTRUCTION
Location: The M6 northbound between junctions J18 (Holmes Chapel)and J19 (Northwich) .
Lane closures: Lane one is closed.
Reason: Medical emergency.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 09:30 and 09:45 on 3 Mar 2021.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:30 and 09:45 on 3 Mar 2021.
Lanes closed: There is one of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4.67m from Northwich. CLEARED @ 08:06


There are no current incidents in this location.

M6 Roadworks

The following roadworks have been reported by various highways agencies and official transport sources.Click on a roadworks item to view more details on the traffic map.

ROAD WORKS
Location: The M6 southbound between junctions J33 (Lancaster)and J32 (Blackpool) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1,2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 13 Mar 2021 to 06:00 on 14 Mar 2021.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 5.64m from Garstang.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M6 southbound between junctions J33 (Lancaster)and J32 (Blackpool) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 14 Mar 2021 to 17 Mar 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.97m from Garstang.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M6 southbound between junctions J33 (Lancaster)and J32 (Blackpool) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 6 Mar 2021 to 13 Mar 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.97m from Garstang.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M6 southbound between junctions J33 (Lancaster)and J32 (Blackpool) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 5 Mar 2021 to 06:00 on 6 Mar 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.95m from Garstang.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J33 (Lancaster) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 13 Mar 2021 to 06:00 on 14 Mar 2021.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 5.71m from Garstang.

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Location: southbound between junctions J18 (Holmes Chapel)and J17 (Congleton) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 09:45 and 10:00 on 3 March 2021.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:45 and 10:00 on 3 March 2021.

Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.35m from Sandbach.

53.18--2.37

Location: northbound between junctions J18 (Holmes Chapel)and J19 (Northwich) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Due to: Medical emergency.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 09:30 and 09:45 on 3 March 2021.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:30 and 09:45 on 3 March 2021.

Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4.67m from Northwich.

53.24--2.4

Location: southbound between junctions J33 (Lancaster)and J32 (Blackpool) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1,2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 13 March 2021 to 06:00 on 14 March 2021.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 5.64m from Garstang.

53.98--2.78

Location: southbound between junctions J33 (Lancaster)and J32 (Blackpool) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 14 March 2021 to 17 March 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.97m from Garstang.

53.89--2.75

Location: southbound between junctions J33 (Lancaster)and J32 (Blackpool) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 6 March 2021 to 13 March 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.97m from Garstang.

53.89--2.75

Location: southbound between junctions J33 (Lancaster)and J32 (Blackpool) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 5 March 2021 to 06:00 on 6 March 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.95m from Garstang.

53.91--2.75

Location: southbound entry slip at junction J33 (Lancaster) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 13 March 2021 to 06:00 on 14 March 2021.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 5.71m from Garstang.

53.98--2.78