M1 traffic building around East Midlands Airport after vehicle crash

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A vehicle crash on the M1 near East Midlands Airport is expected to cause traffic delays for at least the next hour.

Traffic is being temporarily held on the motorway following the incident on the southbound carriageway between junctions 23A and 24.

No further details have been released about the crash.

A breakdown has also forced the closure of one northbound lane on the same stretch of the M1.