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One Dead In M1 Pile-Up In Bedfordshire

15/09/2014 11:39 BST | Updated 15/09/2014 11:59 BST

One person has reportedly been killed after a multi-car pile-up on the M1 motorway near Luton on Monday morning.

The incident involved six vehicles and occurred at 5.41am.

The road between junctions 9-13 northbound remained closed as of mid-morning, while southbound was unaffected.

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Delays on the M1 on Monday morning

The BBC cites officers from Bedfordshire Police as stating the victim was pronounced dead at the scene and that “several others were seriously injured.”

A Bedfordshire police spokesman told Huffington Post UK the force was looking for a red car and a white van in connection with the incident.