Major road closed in Northampton as emergency services deal with fire in flats

London Road closed to traffic

Saturday, 18th June 2022, 7:43 pm
Updated Saturday, 18th June 2022, 7:44 pm
Delapre Court is in London Road, Northampton
Delapre Court is in London Road, Northampton

Emergency services have closed a major route into and out of Northampton town centre while they deal with a fire in a low-rise block of flats on Saturday (June 18).

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Northampton Fire & Rescue Service were called to a blaze on the top floor of Delapre Court, a three-storey building on London Road.

A spokesperson confirmed at around 7.30pm that London Road remains closed to traffic due to the number of fire appliances and an ambulance and are advising drivers to avoid the area.