A ROAD closure was in place after a multi-vehicle crash on the M58 this morning (Wednesday).

The crash happened eastbound between junction three and four.

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The collision involved multiple vehicles in the carriageway, as well as a vehicle on its roof on the embankment.

Traffic officers and ambulance were called to the scene before 7am today.

Highways England are also assisting with the clearing of the area, which is ongoing.

They said: "One lane remains closed whilst the recovery operation is underway.

"Amazingly, this collision was non-injury."

Traffic has been released again with all lanes now reopened.

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Pictures courtesy of Highways England