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.

Tuesday, 21st March 2017, 12:25 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 11:05 am

The vehicle was left diagonal across the M1 northbound after colliding with a roadworks barrier between junctions 17 and 18 near Watford Gap.

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Traffic was subject to delays after the accident with a rolling road block put in place and one lane of three closed.

Access to the M45 slip road was shut while contractors cleared up a spill.