PICTURES: Wreckage of vehicles involved in M1 pile-up in South Yorkshire towed away

The M1 is closed this morning following a collision
The M1 is closed this morning following a collision

The mangled wreckage of vehicles involved in a pile-up in South Yorkshire this morning have been towed away from the crash scene.

Two lorries and two other vehicles were involved in a collision on the southbound stretch of the M1 between junction 31 at Aston, Rotherham and 30 at Barlborough, North Derbyshire, earlier this morning.

The mangled wreckage of a vehicle involved in a crash on the M1 this morning

The mangled wreckage of a vehicle involved in a crash on the M1 this morning

The southbound lanes have been closed between both junctions, causing chaos on surrounding roads.

Details have not yet been released by South Yorkshire Police.