Drivers warned to leave extra time for journey after A1(M) smash

The collision has happened on the A1(M) southbound. Image copyright Google Maps.
The collision has happened on the A1(M) southbound. Image copyright Google Maps.

Motorists are facing delays on the A1(M) southbound following a collision.

Durham Constabulary is warning there is a hold up between junction 60, which leads to the A689, and 59, which heads on to the A68, due to road traffic incident.

A spokesman said: "Please allow extra time for your journey or seek an alternative route.

"We are working to ensure the carriageway is cleared as soon as possible."