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Man taken to hospital following collision on M6 in Cheshire

A man has been taken to hospital after the Luton Van he was travelling in overturned on the M6 this afternoon.

The incident happened, southbound, at around midday between Junction 19 for Knutsford and Junction 18 for Holmes Chapel.

A spokesperson for the North West Ambulance Service said a man in his early 50's has been taken to hospital for treatment.

His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Two lanes of the motorway were closed by emergency services but one lane has now re-opened.

Long delays are reported in the area with reports of up seven miles of traffic queues. 

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