M6 traffic slow after lorry overturned near Stoke-on-Trent

The M6 through Stoke-on-Trent has now reopened but residual delays remain around the area. Highways England revealed the busy stretch of carriageway was closed shortly after 4.20am this morning (April 21) between junction 15 and junction 16. Drivers were diverted along the A500.

A Highways England spokesman said: “The M6 northbound J15, Stoke-on-Trent, to J16, Crewe, is currently closed due to an incident. “Please be aware that J14 (Stafford North) to J15 (Stoke-on-Trent) is still closed for roadworks.” The M6 has now reopened but there are still delays on the A500.

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