Lorry crash is causing delays on the M1

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A lorry carrying a cherry picker has hit a bridge over the M1 motorway.

The northbound carriageway at junction 40, Flushdyke, is closed.

A diversion is in place via the exit and entry slip road at junction 40.

There are tailbacks to junction 38.

Police are advising people to find an alternative route.

The road is expected to be reopened by 10.45am.