Miles of traffic after A1 crash near Darrington

The queues are slowly dispersing now.
The queues are slowly dispersing now.

The A1 is backed up with traffic this morning following a crash.

Traffic is reportedly down to 10mph after one lane closed on the northbound carriageway.

It has since re-opened but the queues are taking time to disperse.

It was first reported shortly before 7am and delays of more than 40 minutes were initially estimated.