Lanes on South Yorkshire motorway reopen after work to recover overturned caravan is completed

This was the scene on a South Yorkshire stretch of motorway this morning, after a caravan overturned, forcing the closure of two lanes.

Sunday, 11th August 2019, 12:48 pm
Motorists travelling on a South Yorkshire stretch of motorway are experiencing delays this morning, due to an overturned caravan which has led to the closure of two lanes.

Highways England closed lanes 1 and 2 on the M18 northbound, between Junction 1 at Bramley, Rotherham and Junction 2 at Wadworth, Doncaster at around 9.45am.

The lanes were closed for over an hour, while traffic officers from South Yorkshire Police worked to remove the caravan from the carriageway.

They re-opened at just after 11am.

Motorists travelling on a South Yorkshire stretch of motorway are experiencing delays this morning, due to an overturned caravan which has led to the closure of two lanes.

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Motorists travelling in the area experienced delays as a result of the lane closures.