Emergency services are currently dealing with a collision on the M6.
The incident, which was reported to police at 2.51pm, has occurred on the southbound carriageway, one mile north of J40.
The incident involves a HGV – the injuries of the driver are not known at this time but are not believed to be life threatening.
The road remains open but traffic is slow moving.
Visit the traffic link map at http://www.cumbria.police.uk/traffic-link-map to keep up to date with the latest situation on the roads.