Major delays in Liverpool area as crash closes motorway in both directions

Major delays are expected in the Liverpool area this morning after the M58 was closed in both directions. The motorway was closed after a lorry overturned near to the Switch Island junction. The M58 is closed eastbound from A59 Switch Island to J1 Maghull Lane (Kirkby). Traffic is being diverted via the M57 and A506 through Kirkby. North West Motorways Police tweeted that both the eastbound and westbound carriageways will be closed for the foreseeable future and warned motorists to avoid the area. Highways England s... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...