REGIONAL: Jack-knifed lorry causes early morning delays on M3

A LORRY jack-knifed as it travelled along one of the county's busiest roads this morning.

Sunday, 18th March 2018, 10:36 am
Updated Sunday, 18th March 2018, 11:40 am

Police were called to the incident at J6 on the M3 northbound just after 5am – which blocked lanes one and two as drivers tackled the snow.

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Officers issued a warning a cordoned off the scene with cones while the vehicle was re-aligned.

A spokesperson for Hampshire Roads Policing said on Twitter at 5.20am: ‘We are dealing with a jack-knifed Lorry on the #M3 northbound J6. It’s blocking lane 1 & 2. Please approach with caution. #24162.’

The road was fully re-opened by 8.45am.