UPDATED: One lane closed on M1 after incident with lorry

Motorists are being warned of delays after an incident on the M1.

Wednesday, 16th May 2018, 2:03 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th May 2018, 3:31 pm
There are slight delays on the M1 after an incident with a lorry

One lane is currently closed on the M1 northbound between junction 27 and junction 28 because of an incident with a lorry.

The slip road at junction 27 northbound is also closed.

Firefighters from Ashfield, Alfreton and the specialist rescue unit from Highfields have been in attendance at the scene, alongside police, paramedics and the air ambulance.

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Crews have been working to free a man from the lorry.

Nottinghamshire Police said the incident happened near Annesley at 11.57am. The force added that traffic is able to pass, but drivers are unable to get on to the M1 at junction 27 northbound while the incident is dealt with.