Posted on 11:35:00 on 17th August 2019
Emergency services are dealing with a serious road traffic collision on the M6 near Penrith.
Police were called today (August 17) at 11.48am following a one vehicle collision on the southbound carriageway.
The M6 is currently closed southbound between junctions 40 and 41 and drivers are asked to avoid the area.
Visit the traffic link map at www.cumbria.police.uk/traffic-link-map to keep up to date with the latest situation on the roads.