M1 in Leicestershire closed after multiple lorry crash

The M1 in Leicestershire has been closed this morning following a serious collision.

The motorway was closed in both directions between Junction 20 for Lutterworth and 21 for Leicester. The incident involved multiple HGVs.

The southbound carriageway was reopened at around 6.30am this morning. However the northbound between J20 and J21 remains closed.

Traffic within the closure is being u-turned from the rear to go back to J20. To keep up with all the latest news, please like our Facebook Page