A MOTORWAY carriageway in Worcester will be closed overnight.

The M5 northbound carriageway will be closed between junction seven (Worcester/Evesham) and junction eight (M50/Worcestershire).

National Highways said it will be closed between 9pm tonight (Tuesday) and 6am the following day.

The M5 northbound carriageway closure is for resurfacing works.

National Highways is telling drivers to follow diversions via the Local Highway Network.