Two crashes cause tailbacks on A1(M) during rush hour

TWO accidents involving three cars and one motorbike on the same northbound stretch of the A1(M) caused traffic delays this morning (Monday).

Police were first called to an incident between junction 6 for Welwyn Garden City and junction 7 for Stevenage at 7.40am following a collision between a blue Honda motorcycle and a silver Volkswagen Golf.

Another accident occurred between the same junctions at 8.15am, involving a blue Volkswagen Passat and a black Ford Focus.

No one was seriously injured in either crash and both incidents were cleared by 8.30am.