There are severe delays on the M1 northbound in Northamptonshire.
Highways England say that his is due to a collision involving a lorry which has closed two lanes (of 3) between J15 (for Northampton) and J15A. Highways England Traffic Officers are in attendance managing traffic and recovery is being arranged.
Average journey times are now an hour and a half longer than normal for this time of day, with 8 and a half miles of queueing.
Please allow extra time for your journey should you be travelling in the area this afternoon.