An accident that occurred in the middle of the morning on Monday 23 August led to the closure of the A.61 motorway in the Toulouse-Narbonne direction after exit N ° 20 at Villefranche-de-Lauragais.

For vehicles traveling in the direction of Narbonne, traffic is completely interrupted on this axis and the exit is compulsory at the Villefranche-de-Lauragais toll. Motorway services also indicate that entry to this portion of the A61 motorway is prohibited.

10:30 am: ⚠️In the direction of Narbonne after exit 20 Villefranche, traffic remains interrupted following an #Accident. Evacuation of vehicles in progress. ➡️ Mandatory exit 20 Villefranche and entry prohibited. Listen to # Radio1077 # A61 #InfoTrafic https://t.co/vmvZwGVFXZ

Ref: https://france3-regions.francetvinfo.fr