M1 J23 and J23a delays after lorry jack-knifed - what we know so far
There have been delays on the M1 for several hours today after a lorry jack-knifed and crashed into the central reservation.
Leicestershire police said that the force had received a call at about 12.30pm after the HGV lorry jack-knifed between j23 and j23a. Both carriageways north and south were completely closed for a time so emergency could get to the scene.
The lorry driver was treated by paramedics and then taken to the Queen’s Medical Centre “as a precaution”. The spokesman added: “It is hoped that recovery can take place as soon as possible to keep the disruption to a minimum and get... read more
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