Traffic is trapped on the M621 The M62 is blocked completely between Junction 22 for Denshaw to Junction 23 Huddersfield West. Eastbound traffic should exit at J22 and follow the route marked with a hollow black square symbol on local road signs. There are heavy delays on the M62 this morning after reports of a woman on a bridge. The motorway is closed in both directions between junction 22 and 24 due to a police incident.

Our traffic partners Inrix also say the Eastbound carriageway has been closed since 00.30am between junction 22 and 23 following a serious accident. Continue south on the A672 to J22 of the M62.A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “We are currently at the scene on the M62 dealing with a concern for welfare involving a male.“Highways England will be putting information out about the road closure and diversion routes.”The motorway is closed in both directions between junction 22 and 24 due to a police incident and will remain closed until the incident is resolved. The M62 eastbound was shut between junction 22 at Denshaw and junction 23 at Outlane. Covering the M1, M4, M5, M6, M25, M40, M60, M62 and more. Motorway Traffic Cameras - View live CCTV images and traffic news.

On the westbound side, traffic is been taken off at J22 and on the Eastbound side, trapped traffic has been released.On the westbound side, traffic is been taken off at J22 and on the Eastbound side, trapped traffic has been released. Traffic is also heavy on routes through Newhey, Denshaw and Rishworth. A section of the M62 is currently closed according to Highways England.The motorway is closed in both directions between junction 22 and 24 due to a police incident.The latest update on traffic monitoring system Inrix reads:All traffic is held to deal with the incident as of around 19:50. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us.

On the westbound side, traffic is been taken off at J22 and on the Eastbound side, trapped traffic has been released.On the westbound side, traffic is been taken off at J22 and on the Eastbound side, trapped traffic has been released. This section of the M62 carries in excess of 110,000 vehicles per day. M62 - WEST YORKSHIRE - BOTH DIRECTIONS M62 in both directions re-opened, police incident over from J22 A672 (Rishworth Moor) to J24 A629 (Ainley Top).Highways held traffic from around 19:50 at both ends of the closure. The latest update on traffic monitoring system Inrix reads: M62 - WEST YORKSHIRE - BOTH DIRECTIONS The M62 motorway is a strategic route for local, regional and international traffic and plays a major role as a cross-country artery between the north-west, Yorkshire and Humberside. Highways England closed the motorway between junctions 22 and 24, causing miles of tailbacks. Location: The M62 eastbound between junctions J21 (Milnrow)and J22 (Ripponden) .

Highways England said in a statement: “Following an earlier incident, the motorway is closed between junctions 22 and 24 in both directions.

The occupant of one car has been taken to hospital by land ambulance.The patient is currently being assessed, we have no update on his condition yet. Lanes three and four remain closed though.Driving West, exit the M62 Motorway using Junction 22 off slip road and proceed to the junction at the end of the slip road.At the junction, turn left onto A672 and proceed along this road for approximately 3 miles to the junction with the A640.At the junction, turn right onto A640 and proceed along this road for approximately 3 miles to the roundabout with the A6193.At the roundabout, take the 1st exit A6193 and proceed along this road for approximately 500m to the to the junction with the M62 Motorway (Junction 21).At the roundabout, take the 1st exit to rejoin M62 West.Drivers on the westbound carriageway are being urged to follow the diversion route signalled by the hollow diamond (bottom right).These pictures have been sent in to us from people stuck in the stationary traffic on the M62.It doesn’t look as though anyone will be moving any time soon, so a fair few drivers are out of their cars.Our travel partners Inrix have issued the following update:M62 in both directions blocked, stationary traffic due to accident from J22 A672 (Rishworth Moor) to J21 Milnrow Interchange (Milnrow).Traffic Westbound has been held since around 11:00.Eastbound has subsequently been held at around 11:20. This will take traffic on to the A672 Halifax Road to the junction with the A58.Westbound traffic should exit the motorway at J24 and follow the route marked with a black square symbol on local road signs. A section of the M62 is currently closed according to Highways England.The motorway is closed in both directions between junction 22 and 24 due to a police incident.The latest update on traffic monitoring system Inrix reads:All traffic is held to deal with the incident as of around 19:50. "Air ambulance en route. The motorway is shut in both directions between junction 22 and 23 in both directions. This will route traffic on to the A629 north to the junction with the A646.Turn left on to the A646 and head north to the junction with the A58. Updates as a crash has closed off the M62 affecting traffic heading to and from Liverpool. Turn left on to the A58 westbound to Ripponden and turn left on to the A672 southbound.

... Tariq Mustafa has been sat in traffic on the M62 for over an hour. It has been closed since 5.30am. Reason: Congestion.