A1 southbound shut after three-vehicle collision

MOTORISTS are advised to avoid the A1 after the southbound stretch has been closed following an accident near Blyth Services this morning (Monday).

Police have closed the A1 southbound between Markham Moor and Tuxford and are expected to close the nortbound stretch shortly.

The three vehicle collision, involving two lorries and a car, happened around 7.30am.

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