Driver airlifted to hospital after A1 crash near Tickencote

A woman was airlifted to hospital after a two-vehicle collision on the A1 southbound carriageway near Tickencote.

The driver of a Toyota Yarris was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge after the crash which happened at about 1pm on Saturday.

Police said her injuries were not thought to be serious.

Tailbacks were caused until the road was cleared at about 4.40pm.