A1(M) closed after car overturns with woman and child inside

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Emergency services are at the scene of a crash in which a woman and a child are involved.

Police received a call at 11.30am to reports of a grey Range Rover overturned between junction 6 and junction 4 on the A1(M) southbound.

The child has been removed from the car, and attempts are being made to remove the woman.

The motorway has been closed.

Fire crews and the air ambulance is in attendance.

Motorists are being advised to plan an alternative route and avoid the area.

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