A14 closed after serious crash involving lorries

The A14 has been closed westbound following a serious multi-vehicle accident.

Friday, 16th March 2018, 10:52 am
Updated Friday, 16th March 2018, 12:45 pm
The scene of the crash. Pic: BCH Road policing

The crash happened at Bar Hill near Cambridge at about 10.30am, involving a number of lorries.

The road has completely shut on the westbound carriageway, leaving a long diversion for motorists trying to get north from the M11. The diversion takes people along the A428.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire police said: " At 10.36am Police were called to a Road Traffic Collision on the A14 at Bar Hill.

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"One Car and multiple lorries are involved. There are 4 lorries believed to be involved.

"There is currently 1 lane open and officers are hoping to have a second lane opened shortly."