A14 partially blocked by three-vehicle pile-up in Northamptonshire

Traffic queuing both ways on 11-mile stretch near A45 junction

Monday, 10th May 2021, 9:40 am
emergency services are dealing with a three-vehicle pile-up on the A14 near Thrapston

The A14 is partially blocked in Northamptonshire following a three-vehicle pile-up during Monday's morning rush-hour.

Traffic was queueing both ways on a 11-mile stretch of the carriageway between junction 12 for Corby and junction 15 at Toll Bar Lane.

Highways England reported delays of up to 50 minutes at 8.30am.

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Queues are also building on the A45, A6116 and A605 with traffic struggling to join the A14 via the eastbound entry slip.

A spokesman for Highways England warned drivers to steer clear of the area while the central reservation barrier is repaired.