M1 to be closed for several hours after fatal crash

The M1 in Derbyshire is to remain closed for several hours after a fatal crash.

Wednesday, 22nd August 2018, 5:51 pm
Updated Wednesday, 22nd August 2018, 5:55 pm
Part of the M1 is currently closed
Part of the M1 is currently closed

The motorway is currently closed northbound between junctions 25 and 26 after the collision, which involves a car and a lorry.

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Nottinghamshire Police said the road would be closed for several hours after the fatal crash.

Diversions are to be put in place for people currently stuck in traffic.

Motorists are being urged to plan ahead and find an alternative route.