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Woman falls from bridge on M26

A woman has fallen from a bridge onto a motorway.

Police were called to the M26, between Junction 3 of the M20, near Wrotham Heath, and the junction with the M25, shortly after at 7.22am.

The M26 closure, tweeted by @kentpoliceroads
The M26 closure, tweeted by @kentpoliceroads

Officers were joined by the South East Coast Ambulance Service and Highways teams.

The woman was taken to a London hospital in a serious condition.

Police closed the westbound carriageway at Junction 3 while inquiries into the incident were carried out, causing traffic delays.

The carriageway re-opened at about 10am.

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