A46 in Leicestershire closed all morning after serious crash

The A46 will be closed for most of this morning following a serious collision.

The accident involved a car and a HGV. The closure is in place in both directions of the A46 at the junction with the A6006 for Six Hills and the A606 junction.

It’s believed at least one person has been taken to hospital. Leicestershire Police are at the scene, carrying out collision investigation work.

Drivers have been advised to allow extra time for their journeys and use the diversions in place.