Hampshire Police have confirmed the name of a man who was killed in a collision on the A3 near Liphook on New Year's Day.
James Robert Stephenson, 32, from Liphook was on a bicycle when the accident involving multiple vehicles occurred. It happened shortly after 7.30am. A police investigation is underway into the exact circumstances that led to the crash.
Mr Stephenson's family paid tribute to him:
The A3 Portsmouth Road is closed at B2149 Havant Road after an accident on a mini roundabout.
Heavy traffic due to contraflow and emergency repairs on A3 Hindhead Tunnel in both directions between A333 (Hazel Grove Interchange) and Thursley. One of the tunnels is closed, with single lane two-way traffic through the other tunnel, possibly for the rest of today.
There are reports that a set of step ladders is in the road on the A3 Southbound between A320 (Stoke Road interchange) and Egerton Road (Cathedral Turn).
One lane is closed and there is queueing traffic at Cobham after a police incident on A3 Northbound at A245 Portsmouth Road (Painshill). There is congestion on A3 Portsmouth Road to Old Lane. Lane one (of three) remains closed after all traffic was held in both directions earlier.
Severe delays & one lane closed due to recovery work and accident, three vehicles involved on A3 Southbound between A243 Hook Road / A309 Hook Rise North (Kingston By-Pass) Hook Junction and A244 Copsem Lane.
Congestion on A3 Malden Way (Kingston By Pass) to A2043 Malden Road / Bodley Road (Malden Junction).
Travel time is over 40 minutes. Traffic was being held just before the Esher exit. Traffic was able to pass from 07:15 in lanes one and two, but lane three remains closed as one of the vehicles is awaiting recovery.
Reports of delays and one lane blocked due to broken down car on A3 Hindhead Tunnel Southbound between Thursley and A333 (Hazel Grove Interchange).
One lane blocked due to broken down vehicle on A3 Hindhead Tunnel Southbound between Thursley and A333 (Hazel Grove Interchange).
There is heavy traffic northbound on the A3 at Guildford after an earlier accident. The vehicle involved is now on the hard shoulder on A3 Northbound at Egerton Road (Cathedral Turn). There is congestion from the A3 Milford By Pass Road to the A283 / B3001 Elstead Rd (Milford). All lanes re-opened.