There have been long delays at the Dartford Crossing after a serious crash. Drivers have spent several hours waiting on the A13, trying to get into Kent. Many motorists stood at the side of the road because of the heat in their vehicles. The QE11 bridge was closed after a BMW hit a safety barrier. The woman driver was seriously injured.
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A year since the region was in the grip of the 'Beast from the East', this weekend could see record February temperatures.