A1(M) delays in Welwyn after Mercedes and Fiesta crash

Traffic is queuing following a crash on the A1(M) near Junction 6 for Welwyn.

Traffic is queuing following a crash on the A1(M) near Junction 6 for Welwyn. - Credit: Archant

Police are on the scene of a two-car crash on the A1(M) northbound just before Junction 6 for Welwyn.

Officers were called to the scene at 3.27pm today to a two-car collision - a blue Ford Fiesta and a Mercedes.

A police spokeswoman said: “One vehicle was in the middle of the carriageway.

“The cars were then moved to the hard shoulder.

“Both vehicles required recovery.


You may also want to watch:


“It is ongoing.”

Two ambulances were also called to the scene.

Most Read

In a separate incident, a black Peugeot 307 broke down between the carriageways just before Junction 4 for Hatfield Tesco.

The car ended up in the drainage area next to the central reservation.

The police spokeswoman said: “We’re there dealing with it on the northbound carriageway. It’s ongoing.”

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus