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Man dies after crash involving two lorries on A1

The incident occurred earlier this morning.
The incident occurred earlier this morning.

Police have confirmed that a man has died after a crash involving two lorries on the A1 in Nottinghamshire.

Officers were called to the A1 this morning after the crash on the southbound carriageway near Markham Moor.

Fire, air and road ambulance attended and Highways England assisted officers with diversions.

A man was taken to hospital but was sadly pronounced dead a short time later.

Two other men were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Officers are continuing to divert traffic and distributing water to motorists stuck in delays following the incident.

If anyone has any information, or has any dashcam footage, please call police on 101, quoting incident number 321 of 18 July 2018.