Drivers warned of delays on A1 after crash

The A1 at Chester-le-Street. Pic by Google Maps.
The A1 at Chester-le-Street. Pic by Google Maps.

Drivers are being warned of delays on the A1 following an earlier collision.

Highways England has reported that drivers could be stuck in traffic tailbacks for up to 20 minutes as a result of a collision on the A1 northbound at J63 near at Chester-le-Street.

They Tweeted: "All lanes now open following an earlier collision. Delays of 20 minutes remain and should start to clear."