M1 reopens after serious crash

The M1 has now fully reopened after a serious crash this afternoon.

By Louise Cooper
Friday, 22nd March 2019, 9:38 pm
Updated Friday, 22nd March 2019, 9:58 pm
The M1 has now fully reopened
The M1 has now fully reopened

The collision, involving a coach and a car, occurred at around 12.55pm.

The motorway was initially closed in both directions between junction 30 for Barlborough and junction 31 for Aston.

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The southbound carriageway had been reopened by mid-afternoon but the northbound carriageway has only just reopened.

Police have not yet released any further details on the crash and the extent of any injuries is not yet known.