Rolled over vehicle closes lane on M42

Friday, 1st June 2018

A VEHICLE rolling over has this evening (Friday) closed a lane on the M42 close to Tamworth.

The collision has occurred on the Southbound carriageway of the M42 between junctions 10 for Tamworth and 9 for Curdworth.

Emergency services rushed to the scene at around 8.00pm.

Lane one is closed as a result of the incident and traffic travelling past the scene is travelling at an average speed of just five mph.

Highways England have said that they expect the traffic to clear between 04:00am and 04:15 am on 2 June, to allow time or the clear up and recovery operation.

It is not known at this time if any other vehicles are involved and we are hoping that there are no serious injuries.

Tamworth Informed pass on their thoughts to all involved and attending the incident.