TRAFFIC: Two lanes of M6 closed until 10pm for emergency repairs
Motorists are being warned of lengthy delays on the M6 after two lanes of the motorway's southbound carriageway were closed for emergency repair work.
Lanes one and two, of four, just after junction 13 for Stafford South, will remain closed until at least 10pm this evening.
The emergency work involves resurfacing the carriageway after a lorry, which has since been recovered, broke down earlier and caused a hydraulic oil spillage.
Congestion is backing up already to junction 14 for the A34 and Stafford North.
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