Busy road in Rushden closed for number of hours following 'serious collision'

The incident happened late on Friday night (June 3)

Saturday, 4th June 2022, 5:40 pm

A busy road near Rushden was closed for a number of hours following a “serious collision”.

John Clarke Way, which joins the A6 to Rushden town centre, was closed late on Friday night (June 3) into the early hours of Saturday morning (June 4).

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The nature of the incident has not yet been confirmed by authorities.

Northamptonshire Police’s Serious Collision Unit tweeted just before 11.30pm on Friday: “We are currently on scene dealing with a serious #collision on John Clark Way, #Rushden/#HighamFerrers.

“Please avoid the area and allow us to work safely.

“The road will remain closed for some time whilst we complete our work.”

John Clarke Way was closed for a number of hours.

Northamptonshire Police has been contacted for more information.