The M26 westbound has been closed between J2A A20 and the M25, due to a serious accident involving a lorry and a van.
The crash happened at around 15:40, with the motorway expected to remain closed until after 22:00 this evening for investigation and clean up work.
A car has been left hanging perilously over a motorway after a night-time crash through a roadside barrier.
It happened in the early hours of this morning on the M25's junction five in Kent.
Images tweeted out by Kent Police's Roads Policing Unit showed how close the car came to smashing down onto the road below.
The road is still closed while repairs are being carried out.
A section of the M25 remained closed this morning after an accident in the early hours. A car struck a barrier, where it was left hanging precariously above the M26 below. The accident happened just after midnight at Junction 5 and is now being investigated
A man and two children are still in hospital following a crash on the M26 last week.
Two people died in the five-vehicle pile up on the motorway near Kemsing, Kent.
A 45-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident and has been released on police bail.
The lorry driver who was arrested and questioned by police in connection with a crash on the M26, which killed two people, has been released on bail until 15th August.
A 22-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl, both from France, died when five vehicles collided on the London bound carriageway on Wednesday morning.
Seven other people were taken to hospital in a "serious condition."
Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses.
Kent Police have confirmed that two people have died after the multi-vehicle crash on the M26 near Kemsing this morning.
The motorway Londonbound remains closed. It is expected to reopen by 10pm tonight. Diversions are in place with traffic being redirected back to join the M20 at Wrotham Heath.
The family of a motorcyclist who died after a collision on the Surrey-bound carriageway of the M26 have released a tribute to him.
Darren Rochford, 44, from Tadworth in Surrey died on Sunday 30th June 2013.
‘Darren Rochford sadly passed away after a tragic motorcycle crash on Sunday 30th June 2013.
‘Darren was a loving partner, father, son and brother and a doting grandfather who will be greatly missed but always remembered by all those he touched during his life.
‘Those who knew Darren will know of his love of anything with an engine, particularly his beloved Mark I Escort which he lovingly restored to its former glory.
'In his memory his family and friends have organised a memorial run to JetSkiWorld in Cliftonville, Margate which will be held on the 18th of August leaving from Clackett Lane Services 'anti-clockwise' at 7:30am.
‘Darren's funeral will be held on the 19th of July at North East Surrey Crematorium, Lower Morden Lane, SM4 4NU at 4:40pm for those who wish to attend.
‘Darren's family would like to pass on their thanks for all the kind words and support they have received.’
Part of the M26 Westbound is closed due to recovery work, after an earlier lorry fire and carriageway cleaning between M20 J3 and M25 J5 / A21.
The incident was first reported at around 9.30am. The motorway is expected to be closed for some time, although the fire has now been extinguished.
There is a diversion in place: Traffic approaching on the M20 westbound is advised to continue on the M20 to join the M25 clockwise at J1 (M25 J3).
M26 remains closed London bound due to an earlier lorry fire. Lorry needs to cool and be emptied before it is recovered. Traffic being turned around and released via J2a.
Delays on M26 Westbound between J2A A20 and M25 J5 / A21. Average speed 15 mph. Travel time is 40 minutes.