A1(M) closed in both directions as police attend bridge incident

The A1(M) slip road at Lemsford, Welwyn Garden City.
Picture: Google Street View

The A1(M) slip road at Lemsford, Welwyn Garden City - Credit: Google Street View

The A1(M) has been closed in both directions this morning, as officers dealt with an incident on a bridge.

The closure was in place between Junction 5 and Junction 6 for Welwyn Garden City from around 7am.

The road is now in the process of reopening, but congestion is expected to continue for a short time.