MOTORISTS faced disruption this morning on the M6 northbound after a crash.

The accident took place between Charnock Richard Services and junction 28 for Leyland shortly before 8.25am this morning.

Traffic police are at the scene and there was some disruption as traffic on the motorway was held while the vehicles were moved onto the hard shoulder.

All lanes have been re-opened and traffic has been released, however delays remain.