Update: Road cleared after six-vehicle collision and oil spillage on A12

MOTORISTS on the A12 faced long delays after a six-car accident today (Friday October, 12).

Police were called at 4.50pm to the A12 northbound at Boreham between junctions 19 and 20A.

An oil spillage was also reported at the scene. A police spokesman said no one had been injured.

Drivers were delayed for about an hour. Congestion was reported back as far as junction 16, at Galleywood.