M6 flooding live: Lane closures causing tailbacks between junctions 28 and 31 Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can Waiting for Video... Flooding on the M6 has forced police to shut lanes this morning. Press refresh for the latest updates. Contractors are still on site trying to repair the drainage problem causing the flood. Parts of the M6 have been flooded this morning due to torrential downpours in Lancashire.