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Sunday, May 26, 2019


Busy Leicester route to be closed for two nights

One of Leicester’s busiest roads is due to close for several nights today as resurfacing work is scheduled. London Road will close for two nights as part of an ongoing improvement programme costing Leicester City Council £3.9million. The closure tonight is part of a number of...

Woman escapes serious injuries after car ends up under lorry on M69

A woman survived a lucky escape after her car was involved in a collision with a lorry on the M69 motorway. The crash happened at around 6:45am today, with a red Nissan ending up lodged under a lorry. The accident caused huge delays near Leicestershire.

Live: M1 closed in Leicestershire after muti-vehicle collision

The M1 is blocked after a multi-vehicle collision in Leicestershire at around midday today. The accident has occurred on the northbound carriageway between Junction 22 for Markfield and Junction 23 for Loughborough. Traffic officials from Highways England are on route to the incident.

Live: Long delays on M1 in Leicestershire after crash

Drivers have been advised of long delays on the M1 in Leicestershire following an accident. Two lanes have been closed between J19 and J18 on the southbound carriageway of the M1. It’s believed no one has been injured in the incident, however there are still significant...

Two lanes shut on M1 in Leicester after multi-vehicle crash

Two lanes have beeen closed on the M1, near the Leicester Forest East services, following a crash this morning. The collision occurred on the southbound carriageway and involved a number of vehicles. Drivers have been advised of delays, with traffic queuing on the approach to the...

Long traffic delays on approach to Leicestershire after fire on M1

There are long traffic delays on the approach to Leicestershire this morning, following a lorry fire on the M1. Three lanes of the M1 are closed from Junction 19 at the Catthorpe Interchange to Junction 18. One lane remains open, however there are long delays and queuing traffic around...

Live: M1 in Leicestershire closed after collision and fire overnight

The M1 Northbound is closed following a collision and fire overnight, with the motorway expected to remain closed well into the morning. The collision occurred at around 1.30am this morning and the motorway was closed in both directions. The southbound carriageway was reopened at around...

Live: Narborough Road South closed after serious crash

A Major route into the city has been closed this morning due to a serious crash. The closure is on the city bound carriageway of Narborough Road South. It is closed from the Asda/Fosse Park Roundabout to the car dealership on Braunstone Lane. No details are...

Live: Police close A5 in Hinckley in both directions

The A5 in Hinckley has been closed in both directions following an incident this morning. The closure is in place near Sketchley and is believed to be due to a lorry hitting a bridge in the area. Highways England are at the scene, however there is...

Delays on M1 in Leicestershire due to ‘police incident’

There are delays on the M1 Southbound this morning due to a ‘police incident’. The incident is affecting Junction 23 of the motorway, with police warning of possible delays this morning. Although no other details have been provided by Police, some users on social media have...

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