Lane closed on M1 near Northampton after lorry crash

Delays of 30 minutes have been caused by an accident on the M1 near Northampton

Wednesday, 17th April 2019, 1:45 pm
Updated Wednesday, 17th April 2019, 1:47 pm
Picture by Highways England

Highways England said it had closed lane one northbound between junctions 15 and 15a so repair and recovery work could be carried out.

A spokesman for Highways England said: "There are 30-minute delays on the approach to this M1 incident above usual journey times, spanning 8.5 miles back to J14."

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A travel map showing the length of of the queues on the northbound M1 as of 12.30pm