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Long delays on the A249 after crash in Stockbury

By David Gazet

Rush hour traffic using the A249 was been hit by long delays this evening.

The southbound carriageway was blocked at Stockbury by a crash involving two vehicles, one of which has reportedly been left on its roof.

Part of the A249 is currently closed. Stock picture.

Part of the A249 is currently closed. Stock picture.

Emergency services are on the scene.   

A spokesman for Kent Police said: "We were called at 4.44pm on Friday 1 December to a two-vehicle collision on the A249 in Stockbury.

"Officers are at the scene alongside the South East Coast Ambulance Service.  No injuries have been reported and a lane closure is currently in place."

The northbound carriageway was also partially blocked by a broken down vehicle at Castle Hill, near the White Horse Wood turn off, causing queues back down Detling Hill.

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