Incident closed section of A1 near Alnwick

Scene of incident on A1 near Deanmoor yesterday afternoon. Picture by Steve Miller.
Scene of incident on A1 near Deanmoor yesterday afternoon. Picture by Steve Miller.

Pictured is the scene of a collision on the A1 in Northumberland that closed a section of the northbound carriageway for a few hours yesterday from late afternoon.

Although it was described as a ‘serious incident’ by the Highways Agency, no serious injuries were reported.

It took place near Deanmoor. Traffic was diverted via Shilbottle and the agency sent a tweet just before 8pm that the stretch of road was re-open.