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Live updates: A1 Nottinghamshire closed northbound – collision

There are delays on the A1 in Nottinghamshire after a collision between a lorry and a car.

All lanes are now open

National Highways | 7:40 am

Lane 2 (of 2) has reopened past the scene on the A1 northbound between the A57 Markham Moor and B6387 #lkesley following an earlier collision.

Lane 1 remains closed whilst debris is cleared from the carriageway.

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There are 2 miles of congestion on approach.

National Highways | 6:41 am

The A1 in Nottinghamshire is closed northbound between the A638/A57 (Markham Moor) and the B6387 (Elkesley) due to a collision.

Emergency services including Nottinghamshire Police are on scene.

Diversion route: 

Road users are advised to follow the solid square diversion symbols on road signs.

  • Exit the A1 at the A57 Markham Moor Interchange and take the A638 north on the Great North Road through the village of Gamston and around the village of Eaton to Retford (approximately 8km).
  • Once in Retford, continue along the A638 London Road, travelling over the mini roundabout at Whitehouses Road until the London Road/Arlington Way/Carolgate signalised junction.
  • Turn right (north/east) onto Arlington Way and continue straight ahead through the signalised junctions at Grove Street and Spital Hill/Chapelgate, until the A638/A620 signalised junction.
  • Turn left (east) onto the A620 Amcott Way and continue straight ahead at the signalised junction to the A638/A620 roundabout.
  • Continue straight over the roundabout onto the A638 North Road in Retford and continue north-west along the A638 for approximately 13km through the villages of Barnby Moor, Ranskill and Scrooby to the A638/A614 Hawesknest Junction.
  • Turn left (south-east), onto the A614 until Blyth Interchange, then rejoin the northbound A1

National Highways | 6:23 am

‘The A1 nothbound is closed between the A57 Markham Moor and B6387 Elkesley due to a collision between a lorry and a car.

‘Emergency services are on the scene.

‘There is approximately 2 miles of congestion on approach so please allow extra journey time.

AA Roadwatch | 6:08 am

‘Road closed and queueing traffic due to crash, a lorry and a car involved on A1 Westbound from A57 Cliff Gate (Markham / Walesby Junction) to B6387 (Elkesley Village Turn Off).’

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