Delays of more than 90 minutes on Northampton stretch of M1 after lorry crash

Motorists are being warned to avoid the M1 this afternoon.
Motorists are being warned to avoid the M1 this afternoon.

Two lanes have been shut on the M1 following a lorry collision in Northampton this afternoon.

The incident happened on the M1 northbound between junction 14 and junction 15 earlier today and emergency services are now on the scene.

Lanes two and three have been closed following a collision between two HGVs, Highways England are reporting.

There are currently delays of at least an hour with congestion past junction 13.