TRAFFIC ALERT: Breakdown closes lane on M1

One lane is currently closed on the M18northbound between J3, A6182 (St Catherines) and J4, A630 (West Moor).
One lane is currently closed on the M18northbound between J3, A6182 (St Catherines) and J4, A630 (West Moor).

A broken down vehicle has closed a lane on the M1 in Derbyshire.

As a result, the northbound carriageway is currently reduced to three lanes between junctions 28 and 29.

The Highways Agency say they expect the motorway to be clear again shortly and for normal traffic conditions to resume soon.

More will follow on this story as and when we get it.