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Live updates: M1 southbound closed J22 serious collision

The motorway is closed at Junction 22 southbound, emergency services are at the scene.


7 pm –  Lanes reopened – There is still approx. 3 miles of congestion on approach, causing residual delays of 30 minutes above usual journey times.

National Highways | 4:48 pm 10 January

Emergency services including Leicestershire Police are in attendance. National Highways are also on scene to assist with traffic management.

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Diversion Route

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

– Leave the M1 southbound at J22 and at the roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A50.

– Follow the A50 eastbound to the A50/A46 interchange and at the roundabout take the 4th exit onto the A46.

– Continue on the A46 back to M1 J21A and merge with the M1 southbound to continue your journey.

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