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Live updates: A1 southbound Nottinghamshire closed – lorry fire

The A1 southbound in Nottinghamshire is closed between the A620 (Ranby) and A57 (Worksop) due to a lorry fire.

National Highways | 1:14 pm

All lanes southbound have now reopened

National Highways | 9:26 am

The road has now reopened – Lane 1 remains closed for recovery and clean up.

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National Highways | 7:51 am

The carriageway is likely to remain closed for some time for protracted recovery and clean-up works. The road surface will also need assessing once recovery and clean up has taken place.

Diversion Route:

Road users are advised to follow the hollow circle diversion symbol on road signs:

  • Leave the A1 southbound at the A620 junction at Ranby and turn right onto the A620 towards Retford.
  • Follow the A620 to Retford and at the Hallcroft Roundabout take the 3rd exit to stay on the A620.
  • Continue to the signalised junction with the A638 and turn right onto the A638.
  • Follow the A638 through Eaton and Gamston to the A1 Markham Moor interchange. at the roundabout take the 2nd exit to rejoin the A1 southbound to continue your journey.

AA Roadwatch | 6:24 am Monday 8 January

Road blocked and stationary traffic due to lorry fire on A1 Worksop Road Southbound from A634 Spital Road (Blyth South Junction) to A614 Blyth Road.

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