Watford Observer

A41 in Watford open again after horsebox crash


A41 closed near Meriden in Watford due to crash

By Nathan Louis

Last updated:

    A crash took place on the A41 near the Meriden in Watford.
  • Police shut the A41 from Westlea Avenue/Woodmere Avenue, to the exit slip road for the M1 and Watford town centre.
  • The crash involved a Vauxhall Zafira and a horsebox which overturned - all of the horses on board are believed to be uninjured.
  • It happened at around 6.30am.
  • Numerous emergency services were at the scene.
  • The road is now open.
  • The closure caused chaos on the road network this morning.
  • The routes most affected by the closure included the A41 between Leavesden and the Meriden, St Albans Road both ways between Garston and Dome roundabout, and Bushey Mill Lane.
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