Live updates as police completely close M1 due to ‘police incident’
Written by Rother Radio News on 24/10/2020
The M1 northbound has been completely closed in South Yorkshire and there are miles of queues after reports of a “police incident”.
Police were called to the incident between junction 27 for Dodworth and junction 28 for Haigh and the full carriageway has been closed off as of 7.30pm.
Motorists are being urged to find an alternative route and to avoid the area.
South Yorkshire Police Operational Support tweeted out to say: “M1 North 37-38 Police are responding to an incident on the M1 North.
“Closures are in place between junctions 37 & 38.
“Please plan an alternative route and avoid the area. Follow @HighwaysYORKS for updates.”
We will be keeping you up to date with the latest updates in our dedicated live blog below.