Traffic back to normal after incident brought M1 to standstill between Mansfield and Chesterfield

The M1.
The M1.

Traffic is back to normal after an incident brought the southbound carriageway of the M1 to the standstill.

The traffic built up following an incident between junction 29 and 28.

The AA said there was severe delays of 13 minutes and that motorist's speed was on average five mph.

Police have confirmed that it was a broken down vehicle which is causing delays.