Louise Wallace (Nottinghamshire Police, Corporate Communication, Nottinghamshire) informs us: Part of the M1 near to junction 25 has been closed following a serious collision.
It happened just before 12 midday today (Friday 8 February 2013) and involved two lorries and a car.
One of the lorry drivers has been taken to Nottingham’s Queen’s Medical Centre with serious injuries. The other two drivers are thought to have minor injuries.
One lane of the southbound carriageway is open but the whole of the northbound carriageway is closed from junction 25 to 26.
The road is expected to be closed for a number of hours and motorists are asked to avoid the area.