Crash on M1 near Chesterfield triggers lane closure

A crash has triggered a lane closure on the M1 near Chesterfield, with traffic slowly beginning to ease.

Tuesday, 9th March 2021, 9:53 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th March 2021, 10:40 am

One lane of the northbound carriageway has been closed this morning after a collision between J29 for Chesterfield Mansfield and J29A for Markham Vale/Bolsover.

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Highways England said the incident was not expected to clear until 11am.

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One lane is closed on the M1 between J29 and J29 near Chesterfield (picture: Highways England)

Derbyshire Police were called just before 8.50am to the crash which allegedly involved a Ford Focus and a lorry.

No injuries were reported.

Witnesses, or those with dashcam footage, are asked to call police.

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