A CRASH is causing delays for commuters heading towards Portsmouth this morning.
The collision happened between junction 5 and 7 on the eastbound carriageway and one lane out of three has been closed.
Highways England are warning motorists to ‘allow extra time’ for their journey this morning as a result of the crash.
In a tweet they said: ‘M27 eastbound between J5 and J7 near Southampton. Lane 1 (of 3) remains closed due to an earlier collision.
‘Recovery is on scene. Delays are building in the area. Please allow extra time for your journey this morning. Thank you.'
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