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Incident closes part of A41

Incident closes part of A41

Published by Charlotte Fisher at 5:13pm 19th September 2019. (Updated at 6:15pm 19th September 2019)

An incident has closed the A41 near Berkhamsted this evening (19th Sep).

The northbound carriageway, coming towards Aylesbury, has been shut at the Berkhamsted junction.

Police are on the scene and traffic is being diverted off the road. 

Drivers can rejoin the A41 at the Wigginton junction.

We've had reports that police helicopters have been seen in the area, but we are waiting on confirmation on what's happened.

Update at 5:46pm: Traffic is now backed up to Hemel Hempstead.

Police have told us there are a number of officers in the area but there is no immediate danger to the public.

Dacorum Police have said on their Facebook page:

"We appreciate there is significant congestion on the dual carriageway and we will try to bring this incident to a conclusion as soon as possible.

"Thank you for your patience."

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