National Highways: North-West have reported that a closure is in place on the M60 clockwise owing to a police incident.

The stretch of road affected runs from junction 24 (for Denton Island, M67, A57) to junction 25 (for Bredbury, A560).

Traffic officers along with Greater Manchester Police and North West Motorway Police are all at the scene.

In an update just after midnight, traffic information service Inrix said: "M60 clockwise closed due to police incident from J24 A57 ( Denton Island) to J25 A560 Crookilley Way (Brinnington).

"Although the incident is within J24, the entry slip road has also been closed, so traffic is being forced off the motorway at J24 and is unable to re-join."

This is a live story that was first reported at 11:38pm on Sunday (October 17). Further updates will be added to our dedicated live blog below.

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