Woman dies in M6 accident

A woman died in an smash which closed a section of the M6 on Saturday.

Saturday, 17th August 2019, 12:54 pm
Updated Saturday, 17th August 2019, 1:54 pm
The M6 was shut southbound between junctions 41 and 40 in Cumbria

The southbound carriage of the motorway was shut between junctions 41 (Wigton) and 40 (Penrith) in Cumbria after the incident involving a single vehicle, shortly before noon.

Further details are expected to released later.