Traffic updates as A12 closed due to ‘serious’ crash

The A12 in Essex is closed southbound following a serious crash.

The incident happened between J12 and J11 near Mountnessing tonight (October 21)

Highways England has said Essex Police are at the scene dealing with ‘a serious collision.’

At present traffic is being diverted.

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Delays are likely on the approach to the closure, with additional journey times also expected on diversion routes.

Motorists are asked to allow extra time for your journey if travelling in the area or consider alternative routes.

Essex Live