M11 shut after crash near Stansted involving car and two lorries

M1 crash: Police and the ambulance service were called after a car overturned between Junction 9 for

M1 crash: Police and the ambulance service were called after a car overturned between Junction 9 for Redbourn and Junction 8 for Hemel Hempstead. Picture: Archant - Credit: Archant

The M11 northbound between junction 6 and junction 8 for Stansted Airport is closed following a crash.

The collision happened near Stansted at around 5.20am today (January 25).

Police have closed the road to manage the incident with emergency partners.

A spokesman for Essex Police said: “We would urge people to avoid the area and to continue to listen to traffic bulletins.

“The road could be closed for some time and we thank you for your patience.”


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Ambulance crews remain on scene and a police investigation will be required, according to Highways England.

A spokesman for Ryanair at Stansted Airport said: “Customers travelling from Stansted Airport this morning should be aware of severe traffic disruption due to the closure of the M11 motorway. Flights will depart as scheduled - customers who miss flights due to this closure will be transferred to the next available flight free of charge.”

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