Two arrested after 'several' people die in M1 lorry crash

Several people have died and four are injured after an accident between two lorries and a minibus. 
Thames Valley Police say they have arrested two drivers in connection with the crash, which happened just after 3am on the M1 at Northampton. 
Emergency services are currently still on the scene and the motorway is closed off between Northampton and Milton Keynes.
Several have died and two have been arrested after a serious crash on the M1. Pictured above, a motorist caught up in the congestion following the tragedy 

Several have died and two have been arrested after a serious crash on the M1. Pictured above, a motorist caught up in the congestion following the tragedy 
Police say they were called at about 3.15am today, close to Newport Pagnell in the Thames Valley Police area.  
Two lorries and a minibus travelling the same direction crashed into one another. 
It is believed the minibus was travelling form the Nottingham area.   
Several people have died and four people have been taken to hospital.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area while the emergency services work at the scene. 
The southbound carriageway between J15 and J14 is currently closed and is likely to remain closed for a significant amount of time.
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