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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents and congestion for M1 have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M1 southbound between junctions J11 (Luton)and J10 (Luton Airport) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 08:15 and 08:30 on 10 Jul 2020.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:15 and 08:30 on 10 Jul 2020.
Lanes closed: There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.88m from Luton.
ACCIDENT
Location: The M1 southbound between junctions J15A (Northampton)and J15 (Northampton) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Road traffic collision.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 10:00 and 10:15 on 10 Jul 2020.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:00 and 10:15 on 10 Jul 2020.
Delay: There are currently delays of 30 minutes against expected traffic.
Lanes closed: There is one of three lanes closed.
Previous Reason: Following an earlier accident.
Nearest town: 3.74m from Northampton.
AUTHORITYOPERATION
Location: The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J41 (Wakefield) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Police incident.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 09:00 and 09:15 on 10 Jul 2020.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:00 and 09:15 on 10 Jul 2020.
Lanes closed: There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.48m from Wakefield. CLEARED @ 07:12
PEOPLE ON ROAD
Location: The M1 northbound between junctions J32 (Doncaster)and J33 (Sheffield) .
Reason: Pedestrians in the road.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 05:15 and 05:30 on 10 Jul 2020.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 05:15 and 05:30 on 10 Jul 2020.
Lanes closed: There are lane closures.
Nearest town: 2.66m from Rotherham. CLEARED @ 04:03
PEOPLE ON ROAD
Location: The M1 southbound between junctions J33 (Sheffield)and J32 (Doncaster) .
Reason: Pedestrians in the road.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 05:15 and 05:30 on 10 Jul 2020.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 05:15 and 05:30 on 10 Jul 2020.
Lanes closed: There are lane closures.
Nearest town: 2.46m from Rotherham. CLEARED @ 04:03
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J15A (Northampton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 07:30 and 07:45 on 10 Jul 2020.
Nearest town: 3.69m from Northampton.
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound between junctions J16 (Northampton)and J15A (Northampton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 07:30 and 07:45 on 10 Jul 2020.
CauseRoad traffic collision.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 5.49m from Northampton.
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound between junctions J16 (Northampton)and J15 (Northampton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 07:15 and 07:30 on 10 Jul 2020.
CauseRoad traffic collision.
Delay: There are currently delays of 30 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 5.4m from Northampton. CLEARED @ 07:03


There are no current incidents in this location.

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Location: southbound between junctions J11 (Luton)and J10 (Luton Airport) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 08:15 and 08:30 on 10 July 2020.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:15 and 08:30 on 10 July 2020.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.88m from Luton.

51.88--0.46

Location: southbound between junctions J15A (Northampton)and J15 (Northampton) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Due to: Road traffic collision.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 10:00 and 10:15 on 10 July 2020.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:00 and 10:15 on 10 July 2020.

Delay : There are currently delays of 30 minutes against expected traffic.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

Previous Due to: Following an earlier accident.
Nearest town: 3.74m from Northampton.

52.2--0.92

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J41 (Wakefield) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Due to: Police incident.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 09:00 and 09:15 on 10 July 2020.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:00 and 09:15 on 10 July 2020.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.48m from Wakefield.

53.71--1.54

Location: northbound between junctions J32 (Doncaster)and J33 (Sheffield) .

Due to: Pedestrians in the road.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 05:15 and 05:30 on 10 July 2020.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 05:15 and 05:30 on 10 July 2020.

Lanes Closed : There are lane closures.
Nearest town: 2.66m from Rotherham.

53.4--1.32

Location: southbound between junctions J33 (Sheffield)and J32 (Doncaster) .

Due to: Pedestrians in the road.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 05:15 and 05:30 on 10 July 2020.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 05:15 and 05:30 on 10 July 2020.

Lanes Closed : There are lane closures.
Nearest town: 2.46m from Rotherham.

53.4--1.33

Location: southbound entry slip at junction J15A (Northampton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 07:30 and 07:45 on 10 July 2020.
Nearest town: 3.69m from Northampton.

52.21--0.94

Location: southbound between junctions J16 (Northampton)and J15A (Northampton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 07:30 and 07:45 on 10 July 2020.

Cause : Road traffic collision.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 5.49m from Northampton.

52.23--1.01

Location: southbound between junctions J16 (Northampton)and J15 (Northampton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 07:15 and 07:30 on 10 July 2020.

Cause : Road traffic collision.

Delay : There are currently delays of 30 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 5.4m from Northampton.

52.23--1.01