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Air ambulance at crash on M25 near Clacket Lane services – live updates

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Original article from Kent Live

An air ambulance has landed on the M25 following a crash near Clacket Lane services.

There are long delays and slow moving traffic after all vehicles were held this afternoon (June 1).

Traffic is moving in three of the lanes once again but there are still lengthy queues which are building as we extend into rush hour.

A car is thought to have left the motorway between the M26 junction and the service station near Sevenoaks.

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The air ambulance remains on the scene and traffic may have to be held again when it leaves.

KentLive has contacted the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance for an update on the incident.

Keep up to date with the latest traffic news below as commuters on the M25 face delays

Key Events

  • 'One lane closed and very slow traffic'
  • What's happened?

Kirstie McCrum

Recovery work underway

Latest update from Inrix says:

One lane closed and very slow traffic due to recovery work and earlier accident, where a vehicle had left the carriageway was involved on M25 clockwise between J5 M26 and Clacket Lane Services.

Henry Collier

What's the current situation?

  • One lane closed and very slow traffic due to accident, where a vehicle has left the carriageway.

  • Crash happened on the M25 clockwise between J5 M26 and Clacket Lane Services.

  • Lane one (of four) remains closed after traffic was held.

  • An air ambulance is in attendance so traffic may have to be held again

Kirstie McCrum

Highways England tweet

KEY EVENT

'One lane closed and very slow traffic'

Latest update from Inrix traffic amnagement system confirms traffic is slow:

One lane closed and very slow traffic due to accident, where a vehicle has left the carriageway is involved on M25 clockwise between J5 M26 and Clacket Lane Services.

Lane one (of four) remains closed after traffic was held. An air ambulance is in attendance so traffic may have to be held again.

KEY EVENT

What's happened?

  • M25 traffic building after accident
  • An air ambulance has landed there
  • The crash is near Clacket Lane services.
  • Traffic is moving in three of the lanes
  • A car is thought to have left the motorway between the M26 junction and the service station near Sevenoaks

Original Article