M1 smash causing traffic delays of over an hour in Derbyshire

A crash on the M1 motorway is causing tailbacks and long traffic delays in Derbyshire.

Tuesday, 4th May 2021, 5:27 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th May 2021, 5:59 pm

Highways England say the incident has taken place on the M1 northbound between junctions J30 and J31.

However their on-line map shows north-bound traffic stationary as far south as junction 29A near Markham Vale and Bolsover

They are warning motorists of potential delays of up to an hour before the incident clears

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A crash is causing long delays on the M1
A crash is causing long delays on the M1

The carriageway is closed at Woodall services and all traffic is being diverted through the services.