Crashes on A1 near Stamford and Colsterworth following heavy rain
Emergency services are at the scene of crashes on the A1 near Stamford and near Colsterworth.
The accident near Stamford happened on the southbound carriageway this afternoon (Friday, June 18) following heavy rain.
Traffic is very slow close to the A606 Empingham road junction.
Constables Joe Lloyd and Laurie Appleton from Rutland Police who attended appealed to drivers to slow down because of standing water on the roads making conditions more dangerous.
The accident at Colsterworth involved a lorry and a car and is also affecting southbound traffic.