Motorists were facing long delays after a crash on the A56 near Huncoat.
The incident happened at around 6.45am on Tuesday, December 12, on the southbound carriageway between the M65 and Rising Bridge.
Highways England posted on Twitter that one lane was closed as they recovered the vehicles involved in the collision.
All lanes were cleared and reopened by around 8.30am.
In an updated post on Twitter, Highways England said: “Long delays will start to clear. Please allow extra journey time.”