Huge 90 minute queues for M1 commuters

PUBLISHED: 17:53 31 October 2017

There are queues on the M1 this evening.

There are queues on the M1 this evening.


Two lanes are shut on the M1 following a car crash this evening.

Between junctions 8 and 9 northbound, near St Albans, two of four lanes are closed - there are huge 90 minute queues against expected traffic.

The congestion is not expected to clear until 7.45pm.

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