Major Incident Causes Closure of M20 in Both Directions, Commuters Advised to Seek Alternative Routes

A major incident has caused the closure of the M20 in both directions between junctions 2 and 3. The motorway is currently shut from the A20 London Road near Brands Hatch to the M26 interchange.

According to National Highways, all three lanes in both directions have been closed and traffic has been stopped. The cause of the closure has been confirmed as a “police incident,” but no further details have been released at this time.

This has resulted in significant traffic build-up, with cars queueing on the M20. Commuters are advised to avoid the area if possible and to seek alternative routes.

It is expected that normal traffic conditions will resume by 8:45am today (February 20). Stay updated on the latest traffic and travel news by checking our live blog or tuning in to kmfm for regular updates.

We have reached out to the police for more information and will provide updates as they become available. In the meantime, please plan your journey accordingly to avoid being stuck in the traffic on Kent’s roads.

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