LONG delays have been reported on a motorway not far from St Helens.

An accident was reported on the M57 Southbound this morning (Monday, May 15).

Two lanes are reported to be closed due to the incident, around junction 3 at Stockbridge Village and junction 2 at Prescot.

Congestion has been reported to be backed up to junction 4 at Knowsley.

A lane has also been closed on the M62 Eastbound, around junction 10 at Croft and junction 11 at Birchwood. 

This is due to a broken down van and is also causing congestion, with traffic built up to junction 9 at Winwick.