Collision causes long delays on the M1 near Chesterfield

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Motorists have been facing big delays today, Thursday, June 5, after the northbound carriageway of the M1 motorway near Chesterfield had to be closed following a serious collision.

The collision happened in the early hours of the day between two lorries on the carriageway between Junctions 29 and 30 and has caused disruption to morning rush-hour traffic.

Two people were hurt during the collision and one is thought to have suffered serious injuries.