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M1 now open following crash and spillage


Police shut M1 north near Luton due to crash

By Nathan Louis

Last updated:

    The M1 has reopened following a crash involving several vehicles.
  • The motorway was closed northbound from around lunchtime between j9 for Redbourn and j11 for Dunstable.
  • Cars and HGVs were involved and two people were taken to hospital.
  • There was also an oil spillage to deal with.
  • The M1 was gridlocked from just after j8 for Hemel Hempstead and there was miles of trapped traffic.
  • The road reopened at around 2.30pm and delays are now clearing.
  • See below for live updates and further coverage.

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