Delays on M1 southbound following collision

Traffic update.
Traffic update.

Delays of up to 45 minutes are expected on the M1 southbound between junctions 26 and 25 following a collision.

Highways England confirmed that the collision took place earlier this morning in between the roadworks and that both vehicles have been cleared.

The collision occurred between the junction 26 for Ripley and Nottingham and junction 25 for Derby, causing disruption to traffic.

Traffic is now slowly moving again, however delays of up to 45 minutes are expected due to congestion.