Travel/Essex: Two lanes of A12 closed after car overturns

The incident initially took place in Arderne Close, Harwich, when a Peugeot car was reported stolen

The incident initially took place in Arderne Close, Harwich, when a Peugeot car was reported stolen to Essex Police at 2am on Tuesday. - Credit: citizenside.com

There are severe delays on the A12 this evening because of an overturned car.

The incident happened on the London-bound Eight Ash Green (J26) entry slip road at about 7.40pm.

Two lanes of the road are closed while recovery work takes place.

Congestion on the London-bound carriageway is stretching back to J28 for Colchester United Footbal Club.