A43 closed following serious crash between Northampton and Kettering

Police advise drivers to avoid the area during Friday morning rush hour

Friday, 20th August 2021, 7:24 am
Updated Friday, 20th August 2021, 9:28 am
The A43 is blocked both ways by a crash on Friday morning

The main route between Kettering and Northampton is closed both ways following a serious crash heading into rush hour on Friday morning (August 20).

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Police have shut the A43 northbound and southbound between the Mawsley roundabout and the A14 junction 8.

Crash investigators are at the scene and a spokesman for Northamptonshire Police advised drivers to avoid the area.

A Police spokesman later confirmed four occupants of a blue Audi Quattro were taken to hospital following the smash at around 3.20am.