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).

Thursday, 7th November 2019, 3:41 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th November 2019, 3:43 pm

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

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

Flooding on the A45 this morning. Photo: Northamptonshire Police