Long delays on M27 after lorry hits central reservation near Fareham

Drivers faced traffic chaos on Hampshire’s major roads this afternoon after a crash on the M27 near Fareham.

Monday, 19th August 2019, 5:55 pm
Updated Monday, 19th August 2019, 7:28 pm

Traffic information service ROMANSE said one lane of the exit slip road at Junction 11 westbound has been blocked because of the incident.

Police said a van had hit the central reservation, and no other vehicles had been involved.

Drivers were queuing back as far as the start of the A3(M) at Havant.

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One lane is blocked on the M27 sliproad

It comes after a lorry crossed the M3 motorway near Winchester earlier this afternoon and got stuck between the two carriageways.

Police have arrested a man in his 50s in connection with the incident – read the latest update here.

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Highways England said three lanes had been closed – two southbound and one northbound – and that drivers should expect delays of up to two hours.

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