A259 closure: drivers warned to expect delays

Drivers have been warned to expect delays after the A259 was closed.

A lamp post is leaning over the road after a crash on the road earlier today, Friday, Highways England said on Twitter.



Diversions are in place while the incident is being dealt with, according to a spokesman.

He added: “Expect delays. Traffic being diverted on to local roads around the closure and there are long delays reported in area.

A diversion for drivers from further afield is available on the Highways England website.

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