Police at scene of A1(M) Welwyn crash

PUBLISHED: 14:31 03 August 2018 | UPDATED: 15:27 03 August 2018

The scene of the crash. Picture: supplied

The scene of the crash. Picture: supplied


Officers attended a Welwyn crash which has caused an estimated 20 minutes of traffic delay.

The scene of the crash. Picture: suppliedThe scene of the crash. Picture: supplied

Police were called at 1.20pm today (Friday, August 3) to reports of a damage-only crash at Junction 6 for Welwyn of the A1(M) northbound.

Congestion reached back to Junction 4 for Hatfield.

A silver Peugeot convertible crashed and came to rest against the barrier, and has now been moved to the hard shoulder.

Police are still at the scene to help recover the vehicle.

The scene of the crash. Picture: suppliedThe scene of the crash. Picture: supplied

An ambulance spokesperson has confirmed that an ambulance was not needed.

An eyewitness told the Welwyn Hatfield Times: “There’s so much debris that it’s gone onto the southbound lanes.”

There also some congestion southbound at Junction 6, with delays of around 10 minutes.

The scene of the crash. Picture: suppliedThe scene of the crash. Picture: supplied


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