We will bring you all the latest updates on our live blog below Dublin commuters are in for a nasty shock as two crashes have been reported across the city. Emergency services are at the scene of a collision on Gardiner Street at Mountjoy Square. The inbound lane is blocked and traffic is having to wait to pass.
The fire caused the M1 to be closed between Junctions 11 and 10 to be shut for a huge part of yesterday afternoon Fire crews from Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue had to be mobilised to a serious lorry fire on the M1 near Luton at around 2.10pm yesterday afternoon (Monday, May 16).
Roadworks: Here's where to watch out for cones on the M1, A45, A5 and A43 in and around Northampton, Towcester and Daventry
Major road closures in West Northamptonshire this week Motorists have 31 road closures to watch out for in and around Northampton, Daventry and Towcester on the National Highways network this week. Five of them are expected to cause moderate delays with waits of between 10 minutes and half-an-hour.
The M1 northbound is closed following a multi-vehicle collision near an airport. The M1 northbound has been closed in Leicestershire due to a smash-up involving multiple vehicles, just next to East Midlands Airport. It is closed from J23A (leading to the airport) to J24, with a diversion in place - although traffic is reportedly taking a long time to clear.
Drivers are urged to avoid the area Motorists are being urged to avoid the M1 this afternoon after a 'police incident' closed a section of the route. Exact details on the nature of the incident remain unclear, but it has taken place on the northbound section of Junction 23A for Castle Donington, close to East Midlands Airport.
Motorists have been told to allow extra time for their journeys Part of the M1 has been closed after a crash. The M1 northbound is closed between J23A near East Midlands Airport and J24 due to a multi-vehicle collision that was reported at around 4.10pm on May 16. Emergency services are currently at the scene of the crash.
Drivers are being warned to allow extra time for their journey Two lanes on the M1 southbound near Luton are closed due to a vehicle fire. Emergency services are currently at the scene between junctions 10 and 11. National Highways tweeted about the closure at around 2.40pm today (May 16).
The crash led to five miles of traffic near Luton A lorry fire on the M1 caused miles of traffic on Monday (May 16), with the southbound carriageway seeing closures of almost seven hours. Lane closures were in place between Junction 11 and Junction 12.. The incident involved a lorry fire, photos of which have been seen by BedfordshireLive, and led to five miles of queuing traffic.
Temperatures will remain high despite the wet weather A yellow weather warning has been put in place for Derbyshire today as heavy rain and thunderstorms are expected. The warning is in place from 1pm until 10pm today (Monday, May 16) and is in force across the East Midlands.
Drivers in Derbyshire have been urged to take extra care after heavy rain has caused flooding and left standing water on the M1. There have been reports of flooding on the A610 Ripley Road in Ambergate, close to the A6 Derby Road. Derbyshire Police said water from the hill was reported to be flowing down towards the A6, which could affect the busy route, adding that officers were at the scene.
Drivers are being told to expect delays of around 40 minutes following a crash on the M62. National Highways closed two lanes of the M62 heading westbound due to a crash earlier this morning, but has managed to reopen one of them. The crash happened at around 8am between junction 29 for the M1 and junction 28 for Tingley.
Motorists are being advised to drive with caution after heavy rain has caused flooding in parts of Derbyshire. Derbyshire Police said there was flooding on the A610 Ripley Road, near the A6 Derby Road, in Ambergate. The force said water from the hill was reported to have made its way down to the road, which could affect the A6, adding officers were at the scene.
Earlier heavy rain could present a danger on the roads Met Office issues flood warnings as outbreaks of 'heavy, thundery showers' expected The Met Office has issued a weather warning amid prospects of heavy rain today. The forcaster said the East Midlands can expect: "Cloudy with heavy, locally thundery showers moving north this morning, these tending to become lighter over time.
Driver are being warned of delays on the M1 this morning, after one of the lanes on the motorway was closed. Highways England report that one lane of the the M1 northbound between junctions J30 and J31 has been closed for road management work. They say the event is likely to clear between 9am and 9:15am this morning, so may cause problems during the rush-hour commute.
There are severe delays on the M1 near Milton Keynes following a crash. On the M1 southbound, there are long delays of up to 60 minutes within J11A (Dunstable) due to a collision. The crash at Dunstable is causing delays on the M1 up to Milton Keynes.
M1 traffic updates as crash shuts motorway near Hertfordshire causing six miles of queues and hour-long delays - recap
There were long delays in Hertfordshire following the crash There were long delays on the M1 this morning after a crash shut the major motorway near Hertfordshire. The M1 was closed on the southbound carriageway between junction 11A, Dunstable and junction 12, Toddington. Bedfordshire Police confirmed that they were called at 6.25am this morning following reports of three-vehicle collision on M1 junction 12 to 11A.
The crash caused long delays this morning There were long delays on the M1 this morning after a crash completely shut the major motorway. The M1 was closed on the southbound carriageway between Junction 11a, Dunstable and Junction 12, Toddington (May 16). Congestion built up beyond junction 12 as a result of the crash, which reportedly involved two vehicles.
Driver are being warned of delays on the M1 in Derbyshire this morning, after one of the lanes on the motorway was closed. Highways England report that one lane of the the M1 northbound between junctions J30 and J31 has been closed for road management work. They say the event is likely to clear between 9am and 9:15am this morning, so may cause problems during the rush-hour commute.
Two lanes were closed following the crash Motorists faced delays on the M1 northbound following a crash. Two lanes were closed near Luton Airport following the incident. National HIghways says the incident is causing delays of 10 minutes against the usual flow of traffic. The incident was first reported at around 4.45pm today (May 14) but reopened around 7pm.