Delays on M27 as three-car crash blocks one lane

DRIVERS are facing a wait on the M27 this morning after a three-car crash led to one lane being blocked.

Thursday, 6th June 2019, 8:37 am
Updated Thursday, 6th June 2019, 10:41 am

The accident occurred in lane one near the J7 entry slip, westbound, near Hedge End, at about 7am.

Live traffic maps from Google showed congestion trailing back to J9, at Park Gate – amounting to a 20-minute delay – before the lane was cleared shortly before 8am.

A CCTV picture captured by Highways England appeared to show the incident involved a lorry and two cars.

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The accident is causing congestion to build two junctions back, on the M27.
The accident on the M27, which appears to have involved two cars and one lorry. Picture: Highways England