Crash blocks A1(M) in North Yorkshire

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A crash on the A1(M) in North Yorkshire is causing problems for drivers today (Monday, 20 June).

The collision is at Junction 44 – the turn off for the A64 York / Tadcaster.

It has blocked the southbound carriageway.

According to the AA at 5.42pm, there is congestion to Boston Spa.

There is also slow traffic on the A64 towards the junction. It is taking around an hour to get through it.