A1(M) South Mimms crash: Police search for car after man taken to hospital with serious injuries

PUBLISHED: 14:28 09 December 2019 | UPDATED: 14:29 09 December 2019

The traffic yesterday near the A1(M). Picture: Highways England.

The traffic yesterday near the A1(M). Picture: Highways England.


A man was taken to Barnet General Hospital with serious injuries following a crash on the A1(M) near South Mimms yesterday.

Police were called just before 5.50pm, to the crash on the southbound carriageway at Junction 1.

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Two vehicles were involved, one of which was a motorcycle, and police believe that the other car left the scene.

The motorcyclist is thought not to have life-changing or life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital via land ambulance, however the A1(M) southbound and northbound carriageways were closed yesterday to allow an air ambulance to land.

Two ambulances, a rapid response vehicle and an ambulance officer vehicle also attended.

Enquiries are on going and anyone with information is asked to contact 101, quoting ISR 610 of December 8.

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