Long delays on A12 following lane closure near Colchester

There was slow traffic on the A12 southbound at Colchester following a collision this morning (stock

There was slow traffic on the A12 southbound at Colchester following a collision this morning (stock image) Picture: CLIFFORD HICKS

One lane of the A12 southbound is closed to traffic due to a collision and oil spillage near Colchester.

The crash happened at about 5.30am near the Colchester North Interchange, where a lorry collided with a barrier.

Highways England reported long delays in the area as a result of the crash.

Emergency repairs of the barrier are underway.


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