M26 closed after car hits barrier above

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

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Car left dangling over motorway

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.


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