Updates as A1 shut by police following 3-vehicle crash

Part of the A1 has been closed by emergency services after a crash involving three vehicles.

The road has been closed southbound between the A46 Newark and B1174 near Gonnerby Moor following to the crash.

It was reported to have happened just before 5pm on Thursday, July 9.

Traffic monitoring site Inrix is reporting a car has overturned and one of the cars has crossed the central reservation and struck another car on the southbound side.

Lincolnshire Police are on the scene along with Highways England traffic officers.

Drivers are urged to follow the hollow diamond diversion route in place and take the A46 heading towards Saxondale.

They can then travel eastbound on the A52 and rejoin the A1 at Barrowby.

Extra time for journeys should be allowed.

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