M27 lanes blocked after accident

The crash between Junctions 5 and 7 of the M27.  Picture: Highways Agency
The crash between Junctions 5 and 7 of the M27. Picture: Highways Agency
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Two lanes of the M27 were blocked after a rush hour accident today.

Officials at the Romanse traffic management centre said the crash happened on the westbound carriageway between junctions 5 and 7 near Hedge End.

Romanse said there were delays of over an hour on the westbound approach from J10, and eastbound delays of 30 minutes from J2.

The road was cleared before 9am but queues continued for some time.