A14 closed near Burton Latimer after three-car crash

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Monday, 19th April 2021, 4:34 pm
The road is closed.
The road is closed.

A stretch of the A14 is closed this afternoon (Monday) after a crash near Burton Latimer.

Traffic was stopped on the westbound carriageway between Junction 11 and Junction 10 so police and paramedics could deal with the crash, which took place at about 2.40pm.

Police said the crash involved at least three vehicles.

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They have since confirmed that one woman has been taken to hospital in Coventry to be treated for her injuries.

Highways England has now closed the westbound stretch between Junction 13 and Junction 10, with congestion of about one mile.

The eastbound carriageway was also closed to allow the air ambulance to land.

Road users are advised to follow the hollow circle diversion signs:

Exit the A14 at J13 and join the A45 heading south

At the roundabout with the A6 (near Irthlingborough), take the fourth exit onto the A6 heading northbound

Continue along the A6 and re-join the A14 at J10