Offal spillage causes delays on A1(M)

The bridges at Scotch Corner.

A spillage of offal has caused delays on the A1(M).

The incident occurred on the southband carriage between Scotch Corner and the Catterick junctions.

The road is down to one lane southbound for emergency repairs following the spillage last night.

Highways bosses say there are three miles of congestion with delays of at least 20 minutes.

The delays are expected to continue for much of the day.