M1 closed southbound at Junction 31 after slip road collision

Police and Highways England are attending an incident on the M1 Southbound near Aston, after a HGV jackknifed on the slip road and significantly damaged the road barriers.

The lorry driver has been taken to hospital, South Yorkshire Police have stated.

The road has now been re-opened after the carriageway was cleared, however a 50mph speed limit is being enforced.