A303 | Wiltshire | Road Closure | Delays

The A303 is currently closed in both directions
from its junctions of the A36 (Deptford) to the A350 (Hindon) with delays of at
least 15 minutes covering several miles of the road. This closure is due to a
vehicle fire and Highways England has resources deployed working hard to
restore normal conditions as soon as possible.

For traffic approaching the closure locally, you are advised to expect
disruption with extra journey time and may potentially have to re-route your
journey. 

If travelling towards this area from much farther afield, you may wish to
change your strategic route, allow extra travel time and follow guidance from
our on-road variable message signs and media. 

 Diversion route details and guidance is as follows;

Westbound traffic is advised to follow the solid black triangle diversion symbol via the A36 and A350.
Eastbound traffic to follow the olid black triangle diversion symbol via the A350 and A36.

Further incident information is available from Highways England by visiting
our www.trafficengland.com website and travel apps, or via our @HighwaysSWEST
regional twitter feed. For urgent real time assistance, our 24/7 contact
centre team is able to provide up to the minute information on 0300 123
5000.

Highways England has been working closely with our emergency services
colleagues Wiltshire Police, who led the response to this incident. 

Last updated on: 03/08/2019 05:15