M1 exit slip road near Crick closed after lorry hits barrier

The lorry at junction 18
The lorry at junction 18

A lorry involved in an accident has led to the closure of an exit ramp on the M1 Northbound.

The incident, first reported at 1.21pm, caused some queuing traffic around junction 18 at Crick, near DIRFT.

The lorry has been removed, however, the barrier needs to be made safe before the exit slip road can be reopened.