Ongoing police incident leads to M1 closure in South Yorkshire

The M1 is closed on the northbound side between J30 Barlborough and J31 Aston due to an ongoing police incident.

Wednesday, 15th April 2020, 1:40 pm

Road users in vehicles under 14ft 3 are advised to follow the ‘solid circle’ diversion signs.

This sees theme exit the M1 at junction 30 and rejoin at J31 around eight miles later, having been diverted via the A616, A619, A60 and A57.

Those in vehicles taller than 14ft 3 should follow ‘solid triangle’ diversion signs.

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The M1 Northbound is currently closed between J30 and J31.

The closure will last a ‘number of hours’.