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Severe delays on M4 eastbound between Membury Services and J14 A338 (Hungerford). Road blocked and queueing traffic after accident involving seven vehicles. There's congestion on the M4 to J15 A346 Marlborough Road / A419 Marlborough Road (Swindon East).
The police are on the scene and travel time is over one hour.
There is queueing traffic on the M27 eastbound due to an accident just before 8am. Obstruction now moved to the hard shoulder between J9 A27 (Segensworth/Fareham) and J10 A32 (Wickham). There's congestion to J8 A3024 (Bursledon/Hamble). All lanes have been re-opened.
There are reports that the A286 blocked, queueing traffic due to accident near Mill Lane at Cocking. Eyewitness reports that traffic is turning around at the scene.
The M4 Eastbound is blocked, with queueing traffic due to an accident involving seven vehicles between Membury Services and J14 A338 (Hungerford).
Slow traffic, queueing traffic and one lane closed due to accident on M27 Eastbound between J9 A27 (Segensworth/Fareham) and J10 A32 (Wickham). Lane three (of three) closed.
There are hazardous driving conditions due to snow on A27 Arundel Road around Denmans Lane (Fontwell Park Racecourse). Eyewitnesses report the road as very slippery in places.
Slow traffic due to earlier accident on M40 Southbound between J7 A40 / A329 (Thame) and J6 B4009 (Watlington), congestion to J8a A418 (Oxford). All lanes have been re-opened. Travel time is around 15 minutes. Lane one (of three) was closed, as a vehicle left the carriageway.