Traffic update: M606 southbound near Bradford reopens after HGV overturned

Travel alert: M606 Southbound is closed.

Travel alert: M606 Southbound is closed.

The M606 near Bradford has reopened after an HGV overturned.

The southbound carriageway was closed earlier between junction three and junction two, with local diversions in place.

Police were called at around 4.40pm today following an incident on the southbound carriageway.

Officers had been turning away traffic trying to join the M606 at the Rooley Lane junction.

The road was shut for several hours while the lorry was recovered and debris was cleared.

There were no serious injuries reported.