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11:30 AM

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25/05/2021

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M1 southbound

11:30 AM, Tuesday 25 May, 2021

400 litres of diesel leak on to motorway

M1 southbound between junction 15 (Northampton) and Newport Pagnell Service Area

One appliance and crew from Newport Pagnell, one from Broughton, one from West Ashland and an officer attended.

The diesel leaked from the split tank of a lorry and was contained on the carriageway. Firefighters used an environmental protection kit.

The incident was left with Highways England.