Crash near Thrapston causing traffic snarl-ups

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Six vehicles were involved in a smash on a busy A-road this morning.

The crash on the A45 between Thrapston and Stanwick happened at about 7.50am today (Thursday) and involved a box van, a Ford Transit, a flat bed lorry, Mini, tipper truck and a Citroen.

Police, fire and ambulance services helped casualties from the scene of the crash, which blocked both carriageways and caused tailbacks through Thrapston.

It is not believed there were any serious injuries.

The road was still blocked at 9.45am and motorists were being warned to avoid the area.