Fatal collision closes A5

One man was killed and another injured after a crash on the A5.

The collision happened at about 6.15am today (Friday) and involved a box van and a car on the northbound carriageway. The car is understood to have hit the central reservation before hitting the box van. As a result of the collision, one man has died. A second man has been taken to hospital in Milton Keynes.

A full forensic examination is taking place on the northbound carriageway of the A5.

Officers from the Road Policing Unit at Northamptonshire Police are appealing for witnesses to this collision to contact them on 08453 700700 or via the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.