Major delays after two lorries crash on M1 motorway

Severe delays are reported on the M1 through Leicestershire after two lorries crashed on the southbound carriageway.

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Ninety-minute delays reported on M1 after lorry crash

Delays on the M1 southbound have hit one hour and 30 minutes after two lorries crashed in the early hours of this morning.

The delays on the southbound carriageway this morning Credit: ITV News Central

The crash happened between J23 A512 (Loughborough) and J22 A50 / A511 (Coalville). Congestion is tailing back to J23a A42.

Diversions are in place, encouraging people to leave the motorway at J23, follow the Hollow Circle symbol signed diversion, via the A512, B591 and the A511 to rejoin at J22.

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