The accident happened just after junction 23 on the westbound carriageway at around 12.15pm.
Two lanes are currently closed.
Queues of four miles have built up following the smash.
National Highways Yorkshire tweeted: “M62 westbound J23 #Outlane to J22 #Denshaw #TrafficOfficers enroute to a multivehicle collision.
“Lanes 2 and 3 (of 3 ) are currently blocked.
“Traffic is very heavy in the area.
“Our crews will need to stop the carriageway to clear this from the road.”
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Published at Fri, 24 Sep 2021 11:58:00 +0000