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Slow traffic and partially blocked due to accident and ice on A281 both ways between Barleycroft and B2116. accident near to the Abbatoir. Two vehicles have come off the road.
Wiltshire Police have issued safety warnings to drivers after 27 accidents this morning involving black ice. The incidents have mostly involved single vehicles. It is believed that the deceptive black ice on the roads havs been caused by rain washing away the grit from snow left on the ground.
The main area affected has been around Swindon and Chippenham.
Sussex Police are warning motorists of black ice on the roads. Between midnight and 7.45am today there were more than 40 crashes in Sussex, mainly in rural areas. More than 30 of the accidents mostly involved single cars sliding off the road because their drivers failed to spot ice.