St Albans & Harpenden Review

Recap: Crash shuts busy stretch of M1


Crash shuts stretch of M1 southbound at St Albans

By James Cowen

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    The M1 southbound at junction 6a is closed following a crash this afternoon.
  • Hertfordshire Constabulary says that five cars were involved in a crash.
  • No one is reported to have been seriously injured.
  • The crash has caused major delays, with long queues forming back to junction 8 at Hemel Hempstead.
  • The A414 is also queuing from the M1 to the Park Street roundabout.
  • Diversions are in place for motorists to follow the M25 clockwise to Junction 22, turn and return to Junction 21A to continue on the M1 Southbound.