A45 reopens in Northampton after being closed for 10 hours due to flooding

The A45 in Northampton has reopened after a 'super puddle' closed the major road for around 10 hours today (Thursday, November 7).

The dual carriageway was closed westbound between the Queen Eleanor roundabout for Mere Way and Grange Park from around 4.55am due to flooding.

But the route is now fully open and traffic is starting to ease.

Flooding on the A45 this morning. Photo: Northamptonshire Police

Flooding on the A45 this morning. Photo: Northamptonshire Police