Easter travel disruption hit Surrey’s roads on Good Friday (April 7) with incidents reported on each the M23 and M25. Lanes have been closed consequently, including to congestion and impacting visitors move.
An accident involving a car and a lorry was reported by visitors service Inrix, stated to have occurred on the M25 anticlockwise close to Chertsey. Inrix stated: “Queueing traffic and one lane closed due to accident, a car and a lorry involved on M25 anticlockwise at J11 A320 St Peters Way (Chertsey). Lane one (of three) is closed.”
Congestion was additionally reported additional alongside the M25 close to Staines as a consequence of a damaged-down car. Two lanes have been stated to have been closed as a consequence of this incident. Inrix stated: “Two lanes closed and queueing traffic due to broken down car on M25 anticlockwise before J12 M3 J2. Congestion to J13 (Staines). Lanes four and five (of five) are closed.”
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One lane was additionally closed on the M23 southbound on the strategy to Gatwick Airport. Inrix reported: “Queueing traffic and one lane closed due to broken down car on M23 Southbound from J8 M25 J7 to J9 (Gatwick Airport). Lane one (of four) is closed.”
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All lanes cleared on M3
“All lanes open, accident cleared on M3 Northbound from J3 A322 (Lightwater / Bagshot) to J2 M25 J12,” says Inrix.
Lane of M3 shut after automobile overturns
Traffic monitoring service Inrix says: “One lane closed due to accident, an overturned vehicle involved on M3 Northbound from J3 A322 (Lightwater / Bagshot) to J2 M25 J12.”
Traffic easing after M25 break-down
Traffic on the M25 is now stated to be easing after the sooner damaged-down automobile, in line with Inrix. Drivers are nonetheless queuing across the scene of the separate accident additional spherical close to junction 11. Inrix stated:
Traffic easing, earlier damaged down car on M25 anticlockwise earlier than J12 M3 J2.
Live visitors map exhibits the place congestion is
National Highways has reported anticipated delays of round 10 minutes on the M25 anticlockwise between junctions 12 and 11.
Crashed autos moved to facet of highway
Inrix has reported all lanes on the M25 have re-opened after the crash. Delays are stated to stay in the world. Inrix stated:
Queueing visitors as a consequence of accident, now on the laborious shoulder on M25 anticlockwise at J11 A320 St Peters Way (Chertsey). Congestion to J12 (M3 interchange). All lanes have been re-opened. The highway is now clear, after autos have been moved to the facet of the highway. some delays stay.
Recovery is claimed to be underway for a damaged-down car on the M23 southbound that has closed one lane. Inrix reported:
Queueing visitors and one lane closed as a consequence of damaged down car on M23 Southbound from J8 M25 J7 to J9 (Gatwick Airport). Lane one (of 4) is closed while restoration attempt and transfer the automobile.
A car and a lorry are concerned in an accident on the M25 anticlockwise this afternoon (April 7) and have led to congestion in the world. Travel service Inrix reported:
Queueing visitors and one lane closed as a consequence of accident, a car and a lorry concerned on M25 anticlockwise at J11 A320 St Peters Way (Chertsey). Lane one (of three) is closed.
A damaged-down automobile was additionally reported additional alongside the M25 close to Staines. This incident now seems to have cleared after a short lived maintain. Inrix on the time stated:
Two lanes closed and queueing visitors as a consequence of damaged down car on M25 anticlockwise earlier than J12 M3 J2. Congestion to J13 (Staines).
Easter travel disruption hits Surrey’s roads
The M23 and M25 have been hit by Easter visitors this afternoon (April 7) after a variety of damaged-down autos and an accident led to closed lanes.