THERE are long delays and queueing traffic for seven miles after an accident on the M62 eastbound at junction 10 for Croft.

Congestion is beyond junction 8 at Burtonwood.

The accident happened near to the slip road with the M6 early this morning, Wednesday, and two lanes were closed in the roadworks area.

All lanes have been reopened but the long delays remain in place.

The car involved has been moved to the hard shoulder.