Severe delays due to earlier accident on M25 anticlockwise between Clacket Lane Services and J5 M26 / A21, congestion on M25 to J9 A243 / A244 / B2430 (Leatherhead).
Lanes one and two (of three) were closed from about 2.30pm until 7.30pm following an accident within the roadworks. Long queues are still being reported with delays of well over two hours.
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