Gridlock on A282 near Dartford Tunnel Causes Major Disruptions and Delays for Drivers

Gridlock on A282 near Dartford Tunnel Causes Major Disruptions and Delays for Drivers

Gridlock on the A282 near the Dartford Tunnel is causing major disruptions for drivers this afternoon. A crash has blocked the carriageway heading towards Essex, specifically between the M25’s Darenth Interchange and Bob Dunn Way at Junctions 2 and 1, respectively.

The collision has also caused heavy congestion on the M25, with traffic backed up due to the incident. The National Highways agency is advising drivers to stay informed on the latest traffic and travel updates, either through their website or by following their live blog.

Currently, lanes two, three, and four are all closed, creating severe delays for commuters. According to National Highways, the A282 is closed in a clockwise direction between Junction 6 near Godstone and Junction 7 near Redhill, due to a police incident.

Authorities are working on the scene, and further information will be released as it becomes available. As a local journalist, it is our duty to keep the public informed and to advise drivers to plan alternative routes and to avoid the affected area if possible.

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