A31 | Dorset | Westbound | Collision | Road Closed

The A31 in Dorset is closed westbound between the B3073 (near Canford Bottom) and the A349 (near Wimborne Minster) due to a collision involving 3 vehicles. All emergency services including Dorset Police are in attendance. 

Traffic is being diverted via the hollow square diversion symbol. 

Exit the A31 at Canford Bottom. Use the 2nd exit and join the B3073 (Ham Lane). Continue for 1.5 miles to the A348 (Ringwood Road) roundabout. Use the 2nd exit and join the A348. Continue for 1 mile, through Longham until the A341 Bear Cross roundabout. Use the 3rd exit and join the A341 (Magna Road). Follow for 2 miles until the T junction with the A349 Gravel Hill. Turn right and join the A349. Follow to the next roundabout and use the 1st exit. Then at the next roundabout use the 2nd exit to rejoin the A31 westbound.

Please allow extra time for your journey if you're travelling in the area this afternoon.

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.

Last updated on: 01/09/2019 19:13