Multi-vehicle accident causes delays on the M1

A multi-vehicle accident on the M1 has severe delays to commuters as recovery work begins.

Tuesday, 15th September 2015, 5:49 pm

The accident happened around 4.45pm on the southbound carriageway between junction 40 and junction 39.

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Highways England have confirmed that traffic has been temporarily stopped to allow recovery and carriageway clean-up work to take place.

Delays are set to remain in place when the recovery work is complete with normal traffic conditions returning at 6.45pm