Portsmouth traffic: "Severe delays" on M275, M27 and A3 for drivers amid Eastern Road closure

"Severe delays" are being reported on the M275 and M27 this evening.
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Portsmouth traffic delays

Drivers are suffering delays around the Portsmouth area this evening. It comes as the Eastern Road (A2030) southbound is closed for sewer repair works.

AA Traffic News reported: "Severe delays of eleven minutes on M275 Southbound between M27 J12 (Portsmouth) and A3. Average speed ten mph."

The AA added: "Delays on A27 Westbound at A2030 Eastern Road."

The Eastern Road (A2030) southbound closed at 8am on Saturday, March 16, and is expected to last until March 23. 

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