Work to clear A1 after coach crash

Police say work to clear the northbound A1 at Diddington near St Neots is continuing after the road was completely blocked by a coach crash. Passengers were heading to Newcastle from London when their coach was in collision with a lorry.

Police say 14 passengers were taken to hospitals in Cambridge and Huntingdon, most with minor injuries. The others have been taken to a rest centre to waiting for a replacement coach to continue their journey. One lane of the road heading southbound has now re-opened.

Cambridgeshire Police have launched an investigation. They are appealing for witnesses to the crash to contact them on 101.


Coach crash on A1

Passengers injured after coach and lorry in collision on A1 at Diddington