Serious accident closes M18 motorway in South Yorkshire

A series accident closed the M18 in South Yorkshire for several hours last night.

Sunday, 14th May 2017, 10:01 am
Updated Monday, 15th May 2017, 9:37 am
The M18 between junctions one and two. Google maps

Emergency services were called to the northbound carriageway between junction one and two after a car had overturned at around 8pm.

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The motorway was closed in both directions for a time to allow the air ambulance to land and take an injured driver to hospital.

A full investigation was carried out before the carriageway was re-opened.