The car was pulled down the M1 by a lorry that didn't see it

Lorry drags car down M1

A motorist from Nottingham whose car was shunted a quarter of a mile down a motorway by a lorry wants to get rid of HGV blind spots.

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Three hurt in lorry crash

Five lorries have crashed in fog closing the northbound section of the M1 on the Derbyshire-Nottinghamshire border.

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M1 crash

Part of the M1 near junction 25 has been closed following a serious collision. It happened just before 12 midday today (Fri).

The road is currently closed in both directions and is expected to be so for a number of hours.

Emergency services are working at the scene.

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Latest traffic tweets on the lorry crash on the M1 in Derbyshire

Nottinghamshire Police advising drivers passing the scene of the crash not to take photos.

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If you are driving past the crash scene on the M1 (J25-26), we advise you not to take any photos or recordings as this is very dangerous.

The Highways Agency are providing updates on the knock on effect of the closure of the M1 Northbound.

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Three lorry drivers in hospital after M1 crash

Three lorry drivers are in hospital after a crash involving five lorries on the M1 in Derbyshire.

The accident happened just north of Trowell Services on the northbound carriageway shortly after 3 o'clock this morning.

Two of the lorry drivers were trapped in their cabs and had to be freed by fire and rescue services.

The condition of the three lorry drivers who were taken to hospital is unknown.

The accident has blocked the entire northbound carriageway and the motorway remains closed.

Diversions mean there is heavy traffic around the whole area

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