Traffic monitoring system ROMANSE reports delays are easing on the westbound route between Hedge End and Eastleigh.
ROMANSE reports: ‘#M27 Westbound - all lanes now CLEARED between J7/A334 #HedgeEnd and J5/A335 #Eastleigh due to an earlier RTI, delays easing approximately 10-minutes.’
The initial blockage on lane one was reported at 8.50am.
ROMANSE reported: ‘#M27 Westbound - Lane 1 remains BLOCKED between J7/A334 #HedgeEnd and J5/A335 #Eastleigh due to an RTI, heavy delays of approximately 25-minutes.’
‘Heavy’ delays were reported on the eastbound route, between junction 5 and junction 7, due to a fault with the overhead message board.
These lasted up to roughly 45 minutes, and traffic was backed up to junction 3 of the motorway, the M271.
Traffic is now moving more freely.
ROMANSE reported: ‘#M27 Eastbound - approximately 45-minute delays between J5/A335 Eastleigh and J7/A334 Hedge End due to a @HighwaysSEAST overhead gantry message fault, delays are backed to J3/#M271.’
The overhead gantry message boards are operated by National Highways.
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