M18 crash: National Highways issues update after emergency services respond to pile-up

The M18 is moving again following a multi-vehicle collision which blocked the motorway earlier.

Saturday, 21st May 2022, 9:38 am
Updated Saturday, 21st May 2022, 9:39 am

Traffic was at a standstill earlier this morning on the southbound stretch of the M18 between junctions four and three for Armthorpe and White Rose Way following a pile-up.

At least 11 ambulances, fire engines and police cars were deployed to the crash scene.

But National Highways said traffic is now flowing again.

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Traffic is now moving again on the M18 following a multi-vehicle collision earlier this morning

It said “Traffic has now been released on the M18 southbound in SouthYorkshire between J4 (Doncaster).

“One lane of 2 remains closed at this time, pending recovery and clear-up works.

“There's approximately two and a half miles of congestion on approach.”