TRAVEL - ROADS - SURREY/KENT: M25/ J5 - J9 accident anticlockwise - up to 2hr delays

There are severe delays of up to 2 hours on the M25 anti-clockwise between junction 9 and junction 5 because of an overturned vehicle and a fire. Lanes 2,3 and 4 (of four) were reopened just before 6pm.

Drivers joining the M25 intending to travel anti-clockwise form the M23 and A23 are also affected. Highways England are advising travellers to consider taking alternatives routes, and to allow extra time for their journeys.