There are delays on the Southbound stretch of the M1 near Luton Airport following a collision between a Mercedes and a coach. Bedfordshire Police are at the scene and had to close the carriageway between Junctions 10 and 11.

A passenger in the car was taken to hospital in London with serious injuries. The driver and another passenger are in the Luton and Dunstable hospital. No one on the coach is believed to have been hurt. One lane is now open but delays are expected until midday.