PICTURED: Lorry crashes into roadside barrier on M27 near Portsmouth

One lane is blocked on the M27 near Portsmouth this afternoon after a HGV crashed into a barrier.

Friday, 16th February 2018, 12:33 pm
Updated Friday, 16th February 2018, 12:53 pm
The lorry on the M27. Picture: Hants Roads Policing/Twitter

Traffic information service ROMANSE said the route was blocked westbound just after the junction 12 turn-off to the M275.

It said there is approximately a 20-minute delay from Eastern Road at Farlington.

Hampshire Constabulary’s roads team tweeted a picture of the lorry, which had collided with the roadside barrier.

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It added that luckily there had not been any injuries.

Drivers have been warned to seek an alternative route while the vehicle is moved.

M27. Picture: Malcolm Wells
M27. Picture: Malcolm Wells