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one of the two sides of a motorway where traffic travels in one direction only usually in two or three lanes

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The westbound carriageway will be closed at the same location tomorrow, between the same times, while the westbound entry slip road at Junction 25 will be closed overnight for three nights from Wednesday.
There will be a full weekend closure on the westbound carriageway from 8pm on Friday 20 November until 6am on Monday 23 November.
The A1 will be closed, Monday to Friday, between junction 67 at Coal House and junction 69 at Gateshead Quays on the northbound carriageway, and between junction 69 and junction 68 at Lobley Hill on the southbound carriageway, for work to continue on the central reservation and make changes to the traffic management.
The eastbound carriageway, near Bodedern, on Anglesey, where the two smashes happened, was closed while emergency services worked at the scene.
The driver was arrested when patrols stopped the HGV travelling the wrong way on the northbound carriageway between Junction 5 for Wall in Staffordshire and Junction 6 for Brownhills.
This will involve the full closure of one carriageway plus lane two of the opposite carriageway at different times.
The first crash involving two cars on the northbound carriageway was followed by a pile-up on the opposite side.
This followed a two-car crash on the eastbound carriageway near the Black Cat junction 19, which happened in the roadworks where the carriageway was already reduced to one lane.
That length of the M74/A74(M) Glasgow - Carlisle Trunk Road being the northbound carriageway from the point at which the on-slip road from the A72 meets the carriageway at Junction 7 (Larkhall) to the point at which the off- slip road to the M73 leaves the carriageway at Junction 4 (Maryville), a distance of 11.
Officers found the vehicle in the near side of the carriageway near to Bowring Park Golf Course.
North Yorkshire Police said the northbound carriageway was re-opened at around 1pm and the southbound carriageway was clear by 1.
A MINIBUS was written off after it crashed into a loose bull on a dual carriageway.
Summary: A police investigation is under way after a dead body was discovered on a busy dual carriageway in Surrey.
The dual carriageway has been inaugurated and opened to traffic by Prince Sayyed Shabile Bin Taimour Al-Said at a grand ceremony, stated a press release issued by NESPAK here Thursday.