Fire closes stretch of A1 in Nottinghamshire

A stretch of the A1 in Nottinghamshire has been closed by the emergency services after a fire.

By Sophie Wills
Tuesday, 8th September 2020, 9:05 am

The motorway is closed northbound between A57/A638 near Markham Moor and A57/A614 near Upper Morton after a blaze involving a lorry.

Police and other emergency services are on scene.

A Highways England spokesperson said: “This incident is still ongoing and the A1 will remain closed for some time.

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"Diversion is via the A638 to Retford and to Scrooby then the A614 to rejoin the A1."

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