Coventry & Warwickshire

M6 closed earlier after four vehicle accident

A four vehicle crash involving two lorries and two cars closed the M6 southbound in Warwickshire earlier.

The road was closed between junction 1 and the Catthorpe interchange at 1343 BST.

The two lorries sustained "substantial damage" and one man was taken to hospital but not thought to be seriously hurt.

All three lanes of the M6 had reopened by 1741 BST, the Highways Agency confirmed.

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