Broken down lorry causes major hold-ups on A14 in Northamptonshire

Six mile queues after truck stalls near Rothwell

By Kevin Nicholls
Monday, 24th February 2020, 9:29 am
Updated Monday, 24th February 2020, 9:31 am

A broken down lorry is causing major queues on the A14 in Northamptonshire.

Tailbacks eastbound stretched nearly six miles at just after 9am, from junction four at Rothwell to junction two at Kelmarsh on Monday (February 24).

The A6 was also backed up as traffic struggled to join the A14 at junction three.

Major queues on the A14 in Northamptonshire on Monday morning

Highways England estimated it could take more than two hours to clear the stalled truck from near the B669 turn-off.

AA travel showed the queues building up on the A14 and A6