An accident involving two vehicles has brought authorities to close the left traffic lane of the highway A6 in the direction of Arlon

Two vehicles crashed on the highway A6 in the direction of the Belgium border, between Bridel and Mamer, just before the exit lane to Mamer-Capellen.

The motorway has been closed to allow the rescue helicopter, five fire trucks and five ambulances to access the premises of the car crash.

The accident occurred around 5.30 pm and traffic jams have been building up on several kilometres since then.