This is why the M6 in Lancashire was closed

Crime scene
Crime scene

Police have revealed that the M6 in Lancashire was closed today (Sunday) after a dramatic chase.


Lancashire police said: "We were called by Cumbria Police at 5:35 hours today (16 February) after a vehicle failed to stop for their officers.

"The vehicle later entered the M6 in Lancashire and travelled the wrong way down the northbound carriageway.

"Whilst attempting to stop the vehicle, a Lancashire police car has been involved in a minor collision with it close to junction 33.

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"A police officer suffered minor injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment.

"He has since been discharged.

"Two men have been arrested."