Emergency repair work leaves main Northampton road closed and causes major delays

Motorists are being advised to avoid a main route out of Northampton due to emergency repair works.

Wednesday, 7th June 2017, 1:36 pm
Updated Tuesday, 13th June 2017, 3:28 pm
Emergency repairs are causing major delays on the A43.

Currently, there are delays of 15 minutes and more on the A43 southbound between the A5 junction and the A413.

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The road is closed for emergency repairs and resurfacing work with a diversion in place along the A5 and the A422.

Motorists are being advised to use a different route if possible as traffic is queuing back to the junction with Brackley Road. There are delays of up to half-an-hour being experienced on the A5 southbound as motorists take the diversion route.