Andover Police have advised drivers to avoid the Hundred Acre roundabout at the top of Weyhill Road in Andover after a collision closed the A303 eastbound.
In a post on Twitter, they said “We’re currently dealing with a serious collision on the
#A303 eastbound near #Andover. Closure in place at the top of the Hundred Acre roundabout on to the A303 eastbound – likely to remain in place for some time. Traffic is being diverted into Andover. Updates to follow.”
Update at 09:10am
Hampshire Police have issued the following statement:
We are currently dealing with a serious road traffic collision on the A303 eastbound near Andover.
Police received a report at 7.26am this morning (Tuesday 27 February) of a single vehicle collision on the road, just east of the railway line.
A full closure is in place at the top of the Hundred Acre roundabout on to the A303 eastbound, and this is likely to remain in place for some time while emergency services conduct enquiries at the scene.
Traffic is being diverted into Andover, which may cause significant disruption for morning commuters, so we would advise seeking an alternative route while the road remains closed.
Thank you for your patience while we deal with this incident. Please keep an eye on social media for further updates.