UPDATED: Long delays on A1 after lorry collides with broken down car

There are long queues on the A1 at Stamford this afternoon, Wednesday December 14, after a lorry hit a broken down car.

Wednesday, 14th December 2016, 1:14 pm
Updated Thursday, 15th December 2016, 11:32 am
Traffic News.

Police were alerted to two people in a broken down car south of Stamford on the southbound carriageway near Burghley Park at 12.25pm.

When officers arrived they found the car had been hit by a lorry while stationary.

One man was still in the car when the collision occurred. His injuries are unknown at this stage.

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Traffic is queuing back along the A1 past Kettering Road and along the B1081 toward the A43.

UPDATE: The road has now been cleared.