A CRASH between two lorries has closed the M5 northbound.

At around 5.20am, the road was closed between junction 5 on the A38 near Droitwich and junction 4a of the M42 causing delays.

One of the lorries involved in the crash has left considerable debris across the road.

Delays are reaching back to junction 6 at the A449, the A4449 Warndon Way and the A4538 Pershore Lane, all in Worcester.

There is a standstill on the M5.

Drivers are encouraged to leave at M5 J5 and follow A38 north (Via M42 J1) to proceed north to M5 J4A.