ITV Meridian Wednesday travel

The travel news for the Meridian region region on Wednesday 13 March 2013.

TRAVEL: A27 Chichester by-pass

One lane is closed due to an accident involving a lorry on the A27 Chichester by-pass eastbound before A286 Stockbridge Road (Stockbridge Roundabout), there is congestion to A280 (Durrington).A lorry struck a footbridge and cones are in place to aid recovery.

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TRAVEL: M20 - Kent, Operation Stack in place

The M20 coastbound is closed due to Operation Stack Phase Two between J8 A20 (Leeds Castle / Maidstone Services) & J9 A20 (Ashford North). Channel Tunnel freight services have resumed, with delays. Extreme weather conditions have led to the closure of French motorways, the A16 & the A23 in France.

Diversion - Non-commercial traffic is being diverted on to the A20 and lorries are being directed back onto the M20 to be parked.