Accident on M1 south of Northampton causing delays of more than 70 minutes

The accident has closed lane three of the M1 southbound between junction 15 and 14.
The accident has closed lane three of the M1 southbound between junction 15 and 14.

A lane has been closed on the M1 due to a car accident.

The crash happened on the M1 Southbound between junction 15 for the A508 and junction 14 for Milton Keynes.

The AA traffic news website says the clear-up after the accident has closed lane three and is causing very slow traffic, with queues near Northampton adding an extra 72 minutes to people's journeys.