Drivers facing delays on M1 after four vehicle crash

Motorists heading on the M1 in Leicestershire are being warned of delays after a crash involving four vehicles.

The accident happened just after 12pm today and involved a lorry and three cars.

One lane of the M1 was closed causing long delays on the southbound carriageway between Junctions 23 for Loughborough and 24 for Kegworth.

All lanes have now been reopened, however normal traffic conditions may not resume in the affected area until 5pm.

Passengers travelling to East Midlands Airport have been warned to allow extra time for the journey as traffic is heavy in both directions.

It’s believed that only one person received a minor injury in the accident.

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