Crash between lorry and car causes motorway delays in Northamptonshire

A car and a lorry have been involved in a crash on the M1 southbound.
A car and a lorry have been involved in a crash on the M1 southbound.

A crash between a lorry and a car is causing long tailbacks on a stretch of motorway in Northamptonshire .

One lane is closed and there is heavy traffic on the M1 southbound between junction 16 for the A4500 and junction 15 for the A508.

The collision was first reported at 3pm and traffic is currently queuing back towards Watford Gap services.