M1 northbound closed in Leicestershire after fatal car crash - updates
Police say a man has been killed in an accident on the M1 in Leicestershire.
Emergency services were called to the scene of the crash at 12.15pm today.
All lanes on the M1 northbound have been closed following the accident between J22 A50 / A511 ( Coalville ) and J23 A512 ( Loughborough ).
The police say a car came off the road and its driver was killed.
He was the only person in the car.
Traffic is currently queuing and the northbound motorway is expected to remain closed until about 4pm.
Motorists are being warned to take the following diversion - exit at J22 and take the 2nd exit onto... read more
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