Four lorries crashed into one another on the northbound carriageway of the M1 today (Friday 8th August).
Firefighters from Aston and Maltby were called to the incident between junctions 30 and 31.
Four lorries were involved but only one driver was taken to hospital.
The lorries were carrying gas cylinders, concrete pipes and an empty oxygen tanker.
All three lanes of the motorway have been closed causing delays of around 30 minutes.
Normal traffic conditions are expected from 4.30pm.