Motorist taken ill on A1(M)

TRAFFIC was congested and very slow moving around junction 6 northbound of the A1(M) this evening after a motorist pulled over and called the emergency services after suffering what is believed to be a diabetic related illness. An ambulance was sent to th

TRAFFIC was congested and very slow moving around junction 6 northbound of the A1(M) this evening after a motorist pulled over and called the emergency services after suffering what is believed to be a diabetic related illness.

An ambulance was sent to the scene and ambulance spokesman Gary Sanderson said the driver had been able to pull on to the hard shoulder where he was being treated by a paramedic. Police were also on the scene keeping traffic moving around the incident.

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