Officers close Northamptonshire road in both directions following serious collision

Motorists have been advised to plan ahead and allow plenty of time for extra journeys this afternoon following a serious incident on a Northamptonshire road.
Motorists should steer clear of certain routes around Northampton town centre this afternoon

TRAFFIC NEWS: Severe delays and congestion in Northampton

Motorists are being advised to re-route this afternoon following severe traffic backlog around Northampton town centre.
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Police have stopped all traffic.

Broken-down car on M1 exit ramp causes three mile traffic queues outside Northampton

Traffic has slowed to a crawl on the M1 near Northampton after a car broke down on an exit ramp.

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Lane on the the M1 Northbound near Rothersthorpe has been partially blocked.

Road partially blocked after tree falls on M1 near Northampton

A tree has fallen on the M1 Northbound near Northampton.
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Heavy traffic following car accident in village near Northampton

Heavy traffic has been reported following a car accident near Northampton.
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BREAKING NEWS: Delays after accident involving car and lorry near M1 in Northamptonshire

Motorists are being warned of severe delays after an accident involving a lorry and a car near Northampton.

Accident on M1 near Watford Gap

Accident on M1 near Watford Gap

Traffic on the M1 northbound in Northamptonshire has been delayed after a van was involved in an accident at lunchtime.

The St James Residents' Association fears Saturday could bring traffic gridlock to the town.

Clashing home games and a circus could bring travel chaos to Northampton this Saturday

A "perfect storm" of traffic chaos could hit Northampton this weekend as Saints and Cobblers home games clash with a circus and roadworks.

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Emergency services were on the scene in 15 minutes to cut Wesley from the car.

Man's car crushed and dragged by lorry in Northampton... but he saved his life by sticking his head out of the sun roof

A man whose car was crushed and dragged by a lorry on the M1 near Northampton has spoken out about his experiences.
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Northamptonshire Police carried out a cross-border, multiagency operation on the A5 road bordering the county.

More than 60 vans and lorries stopped and checked by police in Northamptonshire operation

A police operation stopped and scrutinised vans and lorries in Northamptonshire looking to find offences.
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The scene near the crash

Emergency services called to 'serious injury' crash near Northampton involving three vehicles

Four people have been taken hospital following a three-vehicle collision in Northampton.
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The A5

A5 to shut temporarily next week near Daventry

The A5 will be closed for more than a mile in both directions next week to carry out urgent temporary line markings.

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A bus passenger sits in Monday's traffic jam in The Drapery outside the North Gate Bus Station. Photo by Julian Marino.

New bus station causes town centre traffic chaos, say Northampton shop owners

Gridlocked traffic caused by unorganised buses is driving trade away from Northampton, say shop owners.
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Man suffers serious injuries in traffic collision on A428

Man suffers serious injuries in traffic collision on A428

Police are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic collision on the A428 near to West Haddon this week.

Five vehicles were involved in a road traffic incident this morning

Rush-hour commuters caught in long queues in Northampton after five-vehicle crash

Commuters found themselves in a backlog of traffic on the A45 this morning following a crash including cars, a van and a lorry.

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BREAKING NEWS: Drivers warned of severe delays on M1 near Northamptonshire after accident

Drivers have been warned of severe delays on the M1 this morning after a serious accident.

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Photo by Julian Marino shows the extent of the gridlock from The Drapery.

BREAKING NEWS: Gas repairs bring Northampton town centre to a standstill and cause bus diversions

Roadworks have brought Northampton town centre traffic to a near standstill over the lunchtime rush.
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A man has died after a serious accident with a van on the M45 near Northamptonshire.

Man dies on Northamptonshire stretch of M45 in serious road accident with van

A 25-year-old man has died in a serious road accident on the M45, Northamptonshire Police said.

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This picture of the damage caused was posted by @CorbyPolice on Twitter

Appeal for witnesses after man suffers serious injuries in A43 crash near Weldon

Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash which left a man with serious but not life-threatening injuries.

Diverted traffic building up on the edge of Dunchurch

Serious collision closes part of M45 in Northamptonshire

Part of the M45 in Northamptonshire is closed because of a serious collision.

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