Motorway reopens after crash between Stevenage and Welwyn

A MOTORWAY has been cleared after a Jeep overturned this morning (Thursday). Delays are still expected on the A1(M) as traffic between junction 7 at Stevenage and junction 6 at Welwyn returns to normal. The driver of the Jeep, a 27-year-old woman, was t

A MOTORWAY has been cleared after a Jeep overturned this morning (Thursday).

Delays are still expected on the A1(M) as traffic between junction 7 at Stevenage and junction 6 at Welwyn returns to normal.

The driver of the Jeep, a 27-year-old woman, was taken to the Lister Hospital.

Ambulance spokesman Gary Sanderson, who attended the incident, said: "Thankfully the woman was able to crawl from the overturned vehicle before our arrival.


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"She was assessed on the roadside by paramedics before being conveyed to the Lister Hospital in Stevenage with minor injuries."

The Jeep was in collision with a blue Renault Megane, driven by a 45-year-old man from Stevenage who was uninjured.

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The slip road at junction 7 southbound, which was closed after the incident, has now reopened.

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