THERE is congestion on the M62 eastbound around junction 7 after a car crashed into the embankment.

Police were called just after 8.50am this morning, Wednesday, September 13 to reports of a blue Vauxhall Astra colliding with the embankment. No other vehicles appear to be involved.

There is congestion around Junction 7 to 8.

It is not yet known is the driver of the vehicle is injured.