M18 sliproad reopens following lorry crash closure

This dramatic image shows the recovery of a lorry after it smashed through a barrier on an M18 slip road near Doncaster.

Thursday, 28th October 2021, 3:07 pm
Recovery team deals with the the lorry which left the road at J6 sliproad on the M18 southbound.

The entry sliproad of the M18 at junction J6, Thorne has re-opened following a recovery operation after after a lorry left the carriageway.

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Both lanes of the slip road remained closed until this afternoon whilst traffic officers and South Yorkshire Police Operations dealt with the complex recovery and damage at the scene.

A spokeman said: “Recovery has taken place and the road has been reopened.”