POLICE have closed the A5 after a serious accident this morning (Friday).
The road is shut both ways between the A428 Rugby Road to the north and the A428 at Crick to the south next to the M1, junction 18.
The accident, which has been described as serious, involved three lorries. A large about of fuel has been spilt over the road.
Recovered work is underway to clear up the accident.
It is expected that the road will be closed until this afternoon.