UPDATE: Traffic clears on M27 after crash

Traffic builds up along the M27
Traffic builds up along the M27
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DRIVERS faced long delays on the M27 this afternoon following a crash.

Motorists were stuck westbound at junction 12 after the accident involving a car and a motorbike.

Queues stretched back to Emsworth west-bound and back two junctions east-bound due to rubber-neckers.

Three lanes were initially blocked but two been re-opened.

The accident happenend at 4.15pm.

Traffic was flowing freely by 7pm

South Central Ambulance Service said the motorcyclist was taken to Queen Alexandra Hospital with hand injuries.