A1(M) closed after caravan accident near Welwyn Garden City

A CARAVAN and towing car have overturned after a collision on the A1(M), which has since been closed.

The debris of the caravan has been sprayed across the road and the other car is lying in the central reservation, causing junctions six (Welwyn) to five (WGC) southbound to be shut.

Four fire crews, police and ambulance have been sent to the accident, which happened at 12.45pm this afternoon (Tuesday).

A fire spokesman said: “Part of the northbound motorway is down to one slow lane and the southbound is completely closed off.”

Currently it is not known if anyone is injured.

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