M1 COACH CRASH UPDATE: Motorway reopened after hours of traffic chaos

The M1 southbound has been re-opened following this afternoon’s crash involving a coach in which 36 people were injured.

By Ben Green
Tuesday, 5th May 2015, 5:14 pm
Photo by @JoseWatson1707
Photo by @JoseWatson1707

The crash, between junctions 29A and 29, caused traffic chaos and delays are expected to continue despite the road reopening.

Earlier, some motorists took to Twitter to post photos of the traffic gridlock.

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Photo by @mech_warrior
Around 36 people have been injured in a crash involving a coach on the M1 southbound between Junction 29A and Junction30