Highways England reports that one lane is closed going northbound after a “road traffic collision”. Traffic monitor Intrix said the accident had involved a lorry and a car.
The collision is believed to have occurred just after 7.30am this morning.
Highways England said that as of 8.15am traffic was not moving, and that normal traffic conditions were not expected to return until at least 10.15am.
Intrix said the collision had occurred after Tibshelf Services.
The stretch of the major motorway sits north of Nottingham, on the way to Sheffield past Chesterfield.
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