Major Derbyshire road closed after '˜serious collision'

A major Derbyshire road is currently closed after a '˜serious collision'.

Saturday, 19th August 2017, 12:45 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:02 pm
The collision occurred on the A1 near Wakefield.

The incident happened a short time ago on the southbound A38 near Ripley.

There is reportedly one casualty as a result of the crash and the ambulance and police service are in attendance.

The southbound carriageway of the road is currently completely closed between the A610 near Ripley and the B6179 near Derby.

The Highways Agency say diversions are in place and advise motorists to allow extra time for their journey.