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Shutting up shop because of the traffic

A shopkeeper from Colchester says he will have to shut down his business because of pollution outside his shop.

Steve Miller owns a stationary shop on St Botolph Street. He says that since a recent ban on cars in the town centre was abandoned, the situation has become unbearable.

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Luke Farrington.

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UPDATE: M1 ACCIDENT

One lane is closed on the M1 southbound at Luton while emergency services deal with a major collision on the northbound carriageway.

The accident happened between J12 (Flitwick) and J11 (Dunstable Road). It has been reported that 8 vehicles were involved, one of which overturned.

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ROAD: M1 NORTHBOUND, BEDS

There are severe delays on the M1 northbound at Luton after a major accident.

Eight vehicles are reported to have been involved in the collision, which happened between J11 (Dunstable Road) and J12 (Flitwick).

Traffic is at a standstill, with the road completely blocked. Emergency services have arrived at the scene.

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