Wednesday 17 April 2024
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Updates: A1 closed southbound after serious collision

The A1 in Lincolnshire is closed southbound between the B6403 and A151 near Colsterworth, due to a collision.

Updated : 8 am – road reopens 

Lincolnshire Police have closed the A1 southbound between the B6403 and the A151 near Colsterworth following a collision involving a HGV which has struck the central reservation.

Emergency services are working at the scene with recovery agents and contractors en route to assist.

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Diversion Route

Traffic is being diverted via local routes.

An emergency diversion route is available to those travelling from further afield, by following the hollow black diamond diversion symbol on local road signs:

  • Leave the A1 southbound at the A607 junction at Harlaxton and turn right onto the A607 heading west.
  • Follow the A607 west through Harlaxton, Croxton Kerrial and Waltham on the Wolds to Melton Mowbray.
  • At the A607/A606 junction turn right onto the A606 heading east.
  • Follow the A606 through Langham, Oakham, Whitwell and Empingham back to the A1 at Stamford.
  • At the A606/A1 junction take the southbound entry slip road to rejoin the A1 southbound to continue your journey.

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