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TRAVEL - ROADS: KENT - J5 -J6/M2 closed in both directions - diversions in place

M2 in both directions closed, queueing traffic due to emergency repairs between J5 A249 (Sittingbourne) and J6 A251 ( Faversham ). The road has been closed since around 13:00 on Tuesday after a large sink hole opened up in the central reservation. Investigations and repairs continue.

Traffic is queueing approaching the closure points.Source: HA, INRIX Speed Sensors. Diversion - follow the solid black circle eastbound - A249, M20, A20, A252 and A251 - and, follow the solid black square westbound - the reverse.

TRAVEL - ROADS: KENT - J5-J6/M2 closed due to large sinkhole

The M2 is closed in both directions due to emergency repairs between J5 A249 (Stockbury Roundabout, Sittingbourne) and J6 A251 ( Faversham ).

The road has been closed since around 13:00 on Tuesday afternoon after a very large sinkhole, 16 feet wide and 15 feet deep, appeared in the central reservation.

Diversion - follow the solid black circle eastbound - A249, M20, A20, A252 and A251 - and, follow the solid black square westbound - the reverse.

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