Coach fire closes part of the A3 southbound near Clanfield

A COACH fire has closed part the A3 in Clanfield, it has been reported.

Thursday, 20th February 2020, 8:43 am
Updated Thursday, 20th February 2020, 8:43 am

One lane of the southbound route towards Portsmouth has been sealed off, travel site Romanse has warned.

The incident was reported shortly after 8am between Charlton Lane and the A3M. The slip road has been sealed off as engineers carry out emergency repairs following the fire.

In a tweet, Romanse said: ‘#A3 #Clanfield Southbound - Lane one is CLOSED between Chalton Lane and #A3M including the exit slip prior to #A3M for Emergency Rd Repairs after a coach fire.’

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There has been no word on how long the closure will be in effect for.

Part of the A3 southbound near Clanfield has been closed following a coach fire.