Lanes now reopening after M1 collision near Milton Keynes

A traffic accident has been confirmed by Highways England causing delays.

By James Lowson
Wednesday, 5th May 2021, 3:47 pm
Updated Wednesday, 5th May 2021, 3:48 pm

An accident on the M1 today (May 5) had caused two lanes to be closed near to Milton Keynes

The accident happened on the M1 Southbound between Junction 14 and the Newport Pagnell Services, the incident was first reported at around 2:15pm.

Congestion has been reported in the area by Highways England, expectations are that normal traffic flow is expected at 3:45pm today.

Photo taken of the M1 earlier today

Highways England confirmed the scene has been cleared, easing congestion across the junction.

Images from the collision suggest at least two vehicles were involved in a collision, but the full scale of the incident hasn't been confirmed by local authorities yet.