Police-Led Incident on M25 Causes Major Delays Near Dartford Crossing

Travelers on the M25 are experiencing significant delays this afternoon due to a police-led incident near the Dartford Crossing.

According to National Highways, one lane on the A282 heading towards Kent has been closed on the QEII Bridge due to the ongoing situation. This has resulted in heavy traffic on the motorway as drivers are forced to slow down or find alternate routes.

The incident was first reported to Essex Police at approximately 1:40pm, with concerns for the safety of an individual. With the help of members of the public, the person has since been brought to safety and is now receiving medical attention.

Fortunately, the bridge has been fully re-opened and traffic is expected to return to normal by 3:45pm to 4:00pm this afternoon. In the meantime, drivers are advised to listen to kmfm for updates and to plan accordingly.

We will continue to provide updates on the situation as more information becomes available. Stay tuned for the latest developments.

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