Motorcyclist taken to hospital after A1(M) crash

The A1(M) northbound was closed for three hours following the collision. Picture: Archant

The A1(M) northbound was closed for three hours following the collision. Picture: Archant - Credit: Archant

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital for treatment after a multi-vehicle collision on the A1(M) yesterday afternoon.

Emergency services were called to the scene at around 4.30pm yesterday, where five vehicles had crashed - a motorcycle, two vans and two cars.

The collision occurred on the A1(M) northbound, near Junction 7 for Stevenage.

The motorcyclist was taken to hospital with "slight" injuries, and they are not believed to be life-changing or life-threatening at this time.

The road was closed for more than three hours, but re-opened at 7.40pm.

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