Traffic jams in Northampton after multi-vehicle accident

A map of the traffic disruption
A map of the traffic disruption

A major Northampton road is blocked and police are in attendance following a traffic accident involving a number of cars and lorries.

Bants Lane in Duston is blocked in both directions near Ellesmere Avenue Northampton

Motorists caught up in the aftermath have reported extremely slow-moving traffic in both directions on Bants Lane and roads leading to it.

Stagecoach Midlands has said that route 9/9A is currently diverted due to the accident. As a result, buses are unable to serve Weedon Road, Chiltern Avenue or Duston Road