TRAFFIC NEWS: Lanes closed on M1 in Northamptonshire due to debris in road

Two lanes of the M1 in Northamptonshire have been closed after a vehicle spilt debris onto the road after a collision between vehicles.

Monday, 18th June 2018, 5:37 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th June 2018, 4:56 pm
Traffic update

Lanes three and four of the M1 southbound are shut as traffic officers and contractors deal with the soil on the carriageway.

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The incident was first reported at 2.40pm and had caused all of the motorway's lanes to be stopped.

Camera footage had showed a yellow van blocking lane three of four.

As of 4.30pm, Highways England report delays of 40 minutes and expect normal traffic conditions to return between 6.15pm and 6.30pm.