Recap as A1 breakdown near Grantham caused delays

The A1 has suffered its second issue in the same day as a broken down vehicle caused delays outside of Grantham. The incident resulted in one lane being closed.

Lincolnshire Police confirmed the closure via their Twitter page. In a Tweet, they said: “Officers are currently on scene with a broken down vehicle on the A1.

“Little Ponton, Grantham on the Northbound side. It is temporarily causing tailbacks but we are working to get this cleared as soon as possible.”

Further up the A1, near Newark, the southbound side of the round will be closed overnight. This is due to an incident earlier today which caused an oil spillage.

Traffic monitoring site Inrix reported slow-moving traffic around Grantham due to this incident. One lane was closed.

If you want to find out live updates on the earlier A1 crash, then you can find that here.

This live event is now ended, below you can find our updates as-they-happened

LincolnshireLive – Lincoln News