A1 northbound near Peterborough reopens after ‘complex accident investigation’

The A1 northbound near Peterborough has reopened this evening (March 14) after a serious collision that was followed by a ‘complex investigation’.

Sunday, 14th March 2021, 5:46 pm
The scene of the accident on the northbound carriageway of the A1 between Wittering and Wothorpe.
The scene of the accident on the northbound carriageway of the A1 between Wittering and Wothorpe.

The A1 northbound between the A47 and the A43 near Stamford was closed following a collision early this morning.

At least one car had left the carriageway and collided with trees.

A diversion has been in place as the scene was cleared followed by what the Highways Agency described as a ‘complex’ investigation.

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This afternoon the Highways Agency said: “Complex investigation work is being carried out by Cambridgeshire Police. The closure is likely to remain in place until the early evening.”

The northbound carriageway has now reopened.