M6 closed in both directions between junctions 14 and 15

The M6 is currently closed in both directions due to crews carrying out emergency repairs on an unsafe bridge between Stoke-on-Trent and Stafford.   During scheduled roadworks on the A51 (after Stafford Services) a defect was identified on the bridge over the M6 and after further checks the motorway is now closed between junctions 14 and 15.   The closure, which is expected to last through the morning rush hour,…