Multi vehicle pile up on Doncaster motorway follows earlier rush hour crash

A multi vehicle pile up is causing fresh delays on a motorway near Doncaster this morning following an earlier rush hour crash.

Wednesday, 20th October 2021, 9:33 am
There are six mile tailbacks on the A1(M) following a multi vehicle pile up this morning.

Six mile tailbacks have been reported on the A1(M) southbound following an incident between Warmsworth and Wadworth.

A spokesman for National Highways Yorkshire tweeted: “#A1(M) southbound #J36 (#Warmsworth) to #J35 (#Wadworth) we have lane 1 closed due to a multi-vehicle RTC. Traffic Officers are in attendance.

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“Please be aware this incident is currently causing approx. 6.2 miles of congestion on the #A1M southbound between J38 #AdwickleStreet and J35 #M18 adding at least 45 minutes to normal journey times. Please plan ahead if travelling this morning.”

Earlier, there were delays heading north on the same road following a collision between Barnsdale Bar and Darrington.

A spokesman said: “This incident has been dealt with and all lanes have been re-opened.”