Tagged: A1

Tragic smart motorways deaths on M1 should never have been allowed to happen: Jayne Dowle

I happen to live very near the stretch of the M1 in South Yorkshire designated as a ‘‘smart motorway’’. I regularly drive the 16 miles between Meadowhall and Woodall where the hard shoulder has been replaced every mile or so by a so-called emergency r…

Driver describes the moment he almost had a head-on collision with a HGV travelling the wrong way on a major road

A driver has described the moment he almost had a head-on collision with an HGV that had been driving the wrong way on the A1 near Stamford.
Adrian Long was driving on the southbound carriageway at Tinwell about 1.45am yesterday (October 17) when he ca…