Accident closes major Mansfield road

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).

An accident has closed a major Mansfield road this morning and is causing heavy traffic on another.

The road affected is the A6075 Abbott Road but the accident is causing major problems at the A617 junction as well.

Motorists are advised to plan extra journey time or avoid the area if possible.

More will follow on this as we get it.