Four-car shunt blocks outside lane on M1 near Northampton

National Highways warning drivers to expect rush-hour delays

Tuesday, 12th October 2021, 7:22 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th October 2021, 7:24 am
National Highways cameras showed four cars involved in the M1 shunt just after 7am

Drivers are being warned to expect possible rush-hour delays following a four-car smash on the M1 southbound heading towards Northampton on Tuesday (October 12).

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National Highways reported the crash between junction 17 and junction 16 at just after 7pm.

Lane four is blocked and the agency says congestion could follow until after 8.30am.