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Delays on M20 near Ashford after lorry and motorbike crash

The M20 London bound was closed following a serious crash involving a lorry and motorbike.

Emergency services were called to the scene between junction 9 for Ashford and junction 8 for Maidstone.

Traffic was building up following the crash. Picture: Highways England
Traffic was building up following the crash. Picture: Highways England

The road reopened at around 8pm.There were queues for more than two and a half miles back to junction 10

Police spokesman Andy Saunders said: "Police were called at 1.20pm following a collision involving a motorcycle on the Londonbound M20, near junction 8.

"Officers and the ambulance service are at the scene and a road closure has been put in place."

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