M1 reopens after police deal with incident in Northampton

The motorway has now reopened in both directions between Junctions 15A and 16.

Monday, 26th October 2020, 8:26 pm
Police are currently attending an incident on the M1 between junctions 15A and 16.

Northamptonshire Police attended an incident earlier this evening (October 26) at 6:40pm on the M1 northbound entry slip at junction 15A.

The M1 was closed in both directions between junctions 15A and 16 for just over an hour as police dealt with the incident.

The motorway has now reopened in both directions.

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Highways England tweeted: "Police have finished managing this incident. We will begin taking in closures now. If you're stuck in the backlog, sit tight, we'll have you moving again shortly. Thank you for your patience."