BREAKING: Stretch of M60 closed due to ‘police incident’ – latest updates

A stretch of the M60 has been closed between Oldham and Tameside due to a ‘police incident’.

The clockwise carriageway has been shut between junction 22 for Hollinwood and junction 23 for Ashton-under-Lyne.

No further details have been released.

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Greater Manchester Police (GMP) have been contacted for comment.

Highways England said on Twiitter: “The #M60 clockwise #J22 ( #Oldham#A62 ) to #J23 ( #AshtonUnderLyne#A635 ) is currently CLOSED due to a Police incident.”

The traffic service Inrix said all traffic was being temporarily held with traffic stationary leading up to the closure.

This is breaking news story. We will you bring you live updates as we get them in the live blog below.

Manchester Evening News – Oldham