On the M1 southbound, one is lane blocked and there is queueing traffic between Watford Gap services and Junction 16 for Daventry. It's due to a broken down lorry.
A man whose body was found on the M1 may have hidden himself in a lorry, police said.Read the full story ›
A man who died following a crash on the M1 near Daventry in Northamptonshire this morning has been named.Read the full story ›
Police say the body of a man found dead on the M1 in Northamptonshire had been run over several times.
A stretch of the motorway near Daventry was closed for most of the day with officers describing the scene as "catastrophic".
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Motorists who struck a man's body on an unlit stretch of the M1 may have thought they had hit an animal, traffic police have said.Read the full story ›
The M1 near Daventry has re-opened to traffic after the body of a man was found on the northbound carriageway in the early hours of today (10th Jan).
Northamptonshire police say the man was hit several times.
Highways England say the road has now been cleared and all lanes are re-opened. It was affecting traffic between Junction 16 and 18.
Detective Sergeant Tony Hopkins from the East Midlands Collision Unit at the scene of the M1 near Daventry in Northamptonshire where a man's body was discovered.
It had been hit by several vehicles and the scene has been described as 'catastrophic', with identification expected to be carried out through finger prints.
Forensic teams are investigating on the M1 near Daventry after a body was found overnight - police say the person appears to have been run over several times. ITV's Sarah Cooper is bringing us updates from the scene.
A stretch of the motorway has been closed in Northamptonshire following the discovery some time before 3am this morning.Read the full story ›
A stretch of the M1 motorway heading northbound in Northamptonshire will be closed for most of the day after a body was found in a road.
The northbound carriageway was closed at about 3am this morning from junctions 16 to 17.
Diversions are in police and a police investigation into the incident is under way.