Latest updates as police have closed off Queens Drive after an accident by the McDonald's restaurant.

At this stage details are thin but travel monitors INRIX said: "The A5058 Queens Drive Westbound is closed, slow traffic due to accident from Richard Kelly Drive to Utting Avenue.

"Outside McDonald's."

The number of vehicles or people affected is not known at this stage. We have asked police for official information.

The AA also confirmed the closure.

Arriva North West say services 60,81,81A are having to divert via Townsend Lane and Utting Avenue.

Elsewhere the M6 northbound has been temporarily closed from Junction 25 Wigan to J26 Orrell Interchange as police are speaking with a pedestrian spotted on the carriageway.

Updates on our live feed below.

M6 CLOSURE - WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR

Elsewhere the M6 northbound has been remporarily closed from Junction 25 Wigan to J26 OrrellInterchange as police are speaking with a pedestrian spotted on the carriageway.

QUEENS DRIVE CLOSURE _ WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR

Police have closed off Queens Drive after an accident by the McDonald's restaurant.

At this stage details are thin but travel monitors INRIX said: "The A5058 Queens Drive Westbound is closed, slow traffic due to accident from Richard Kelly Drive to Utting Avenue.

"Outside McDonald's."

The number of vehicles or people affected is not known at this stage. We have asked police for official information.

The AA also confirmed the closure - warning motorists: "Road closed and slow traffic due to accident on A5058 Queens Drive Westbound from Richard Kelly Drive to Utting Avenue. Near to McDonald's."

Arriva North West say services 60,81,81A are having to divert via Townsend Lane and Utting Avenue.

An accident has happened close to McDonald's on Queens Drive. File picture (Image: Google Street View)