Lanes opening in both directions.
Still heavy but clearing
Motorists are being warned of major delays after a serious crash on the A13 near Tilbury.
London-bound is fully closed between the A1089 and the A1012.
Only one lane is open Southend-bound.
There are delays on surrounding route. The advice is avoid the area if possible.
A13 westbound is closed from the A1089 Tilbury including the link road from the northbound A1089 for A13 West (For London and M25).
Lorry has crashed through reservation.
Local diversions via Grays.
From Essex Police: “We are dealing with a crash on the A13 and associated closures but have reports of people driving the wrong way up slip roads to avoid – this is dangerous and unacceptable and WILL result in points and a fine following in the post (the list of reg plates is growing)”.