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Drivers warned of 90 MINUTE delays on M2 after rush hour smash

PUBLISHED: 09:28 19 July 2017 | UPDATED: 09:28 19 July 2017

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Traffic jam

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Queues are stretching back past junction 5 for Sittingbourne

Drivers are being warned of delays of more than 90 minutes on a key stretch of motorway after a smash caused lanes to be closed earlier this morning.

Emergency services rushed to the scene of a multi-vehicle crash on the westbound carriageway of the M2 between junction 4 for Rochester and junction 3 for Chatham, and while all lanes are now open, highways chiefs say the queues - stretching back past junction 5 for Sittingbourne - will take time to clear.

Motorists are advised to allow plenty of extra time for their journey and consider using an alternative route if possible.

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