Two crashes on M1 affecting Notts and Derbyshire

M1 traffic (stock image)
M1 traffic (stock image)

TRAFFIC UPDATE: Lanes are closed and others running slow along the M1 after two crashes.

There is severe delays after a multiple vehicle accident on the southbound carriageway between junction 25 (Nottingham) and 24a (Derby) involving an oil spill, causing traffic to back-up to Junction 26 (A610).

And further north on the motorway, an accident between junction 30 (A616) and 29a (Markham Vale) continues to cause disruption in the roadworks area.

Check back for updates.