A truck had rolled on the Beresfield Roundabout which is located at the end of the M1 Pacific Motorway cnr John Renshaw Drive.
Queues exceeded 7kms with major delays for motorists.
The Transport Management Centre advised Northbound vehicles to take Newcastle Link Road Exit to avoid and continue their travels North. Eastbound traffic on John Renshaw Drive was being diverted into Weakleys Drive and the New England Highway.
The roundabout was re-opened around 2:10pm however traffic delays remain at 3:40pm when this article was written.