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.
– Chief Inspector Matt Kendall, Kent Police
Any witnesses or motorists who saw the events leading up to the collision, or the collision itself, and who has since left the scene without speaking to police should call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit urgently on 01622 798538. Your patience is appreciated.’