A14 closed eastbound heading to Kettering following rush-hour crash

National Highways warning of delays until mid-morning

By Kevin Nicholls
Monday, 17th January 2022, 8:53 am
The A14 is closed eastbound heading towards Kettering following a rush-hour crash early on Monday
The A14 is closed eastbound heading towards Kettering following a rush-hour crash early on Monday

The A14 is closed eastbound heading towards Kettering following a rush-hour crash involving multiple vehicles on Monday morning (January 17).

National Highways says both lanes are blocked between junction 2 at Welford and junction 3 for at Kelmarsh and Northamptonshire Police is advising drivers to avoid the area.

Traffic is queuing for seven miles from junction 2 back nearly to the M1 and M6 by 8.30am with delays on up to an hour and also slow passing the scene on the wesstbound side.

A spokesman said the incident is likely to impact traffic on the route until mid-morning.

Traffic is stopped on the A14 in Northamptonshire following a smash on Monday morning