Traffic A38

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A38 (N)

Resurfacing 1.3miles from
Burnaston

A50

A38 (N)

Resurfacing 1.1miles from
Burnaston

A50

Nearby Roadworks
A38 (W)

Roadworks 2.1miles from
Trusham

A380 & B3344 Newton Abbot (north)

A38 (N)

Roadworks 1.2miles from
Burnaston

A50

A38 (S)

Roadworks 1miles from
Coxbench

B6179 & A61Derby

A38 (N)

Roadworks 1miles from
Coxbench

A61 Derby & A609

A38 (N)

Roadworks 1miles from
Coxbench

A61 Derby & A609

A38 (W)

Roadworks 2.5miles from
Doublebois

A390 Liskeard (west) & A30

A38 (E)

Roadworks 2.5miles from
Doublebois

A30 & A390 Liskeard (west)

A38 (E)

Roadworks 2.2miles from
Saint Germans

A374 Liskeard & A388

A38 (W)

Roadworks 2.2miles from
Saint Germans

A388 & A374 Liskeard

A38 (E)

Roadworks 1.7miles from
West Looe

A390 Liskeard (east) & A374 Liskeard

A38 (W)

Roadworks 1.7miles from
West Looe

A374 Liskeard & A390 Liskeard (east)

A38 (W)

Roadworks 0.4miles from
Buckfastleigh

A384 & B3380

A38 (S)

Roadworks 1miles from
Coxbench

B6179 & A61Derby

Nearby Incidents
M5 (S)

Bridge/Barrier Repairs 0.4miles from
Exminster

J30 & J31

Nearby Roadworks
M5 (S)

Roadworks 0.4miles from
Exminster

J30 & J31

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Expired Incidents

A38 Westbound

Broken Down Vehicle - A38 westbound between A380 and B3344 near Newton Abbot (north) | Westbound | Broken Down Vehicle (2.08 miles from Trusham, Devon)


On the A38 from Exeter towards Bodmin between the junctions with the A380 and the A382, minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:15 pm.

First report: 22 July 2014 13:40
Incident cleared: 22 July 2014 14:20
Map location: 50.6303,-3.5694

A38 Northbound

Moderate Disruption - between 15 minutes and 3 hours delay - A38 northbound between A61 near Alfreton and B600 | Northbound | Congestion (0.62 miles from Alfreton, Derbyshire)


On the A38 from Sutton Coldfield towards The M1 motorway between the junctions with the A610 and the M1 motorway, there are currently delays of 30 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier accident. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:15 pm.

First report: 22 July 2014 10:20
Incident cleared: 22 July 2014 12:50
Map location: 53.091,-1.3822

A38 Northbound

Moderate Disruption - between 15 minutes and 3 hours delay - A38 northbound between A5127 and A513 | Northbound | Congestion (1.49 miles from Alrewas, Staffordshire)


On the A38 from Sutton Coldfield towards The M1 motorway between the junctions with the A5192 and the A5121 Burton Upon Trent South, there are currently delays of 30 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier incident. Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:30 pm.

First report: 20 July 2014 15:30
Incident cleared: 20 July 2014 18:10
Map location: 52.7103,-1.7673

A38 Northbound

Moderate Disruption - between 15 minutes and 3 hours delay - A38 northbound between A5127 and A513 | Northbound | Other Unplanned (1.49 miles from Alrewas, Staffordshire)


On the A38 from Sutton Coldfield towards The M1 motorway between the junctions with the A5192 and the A513, there are currently delays of 30 mins caused by congestion due to an incident closing two lanes between the junctions with the A513 and the A5121 Burton Upon Trent South. Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:30 pm.

First report: 20 July 2014 15:20
Incident cleared: 20 July 2014 16:10
Map location: 52.7103,-1.7673

A38 Northbound

Moderate Disruption - between 15 minutes and 3 hours delay - A38 northbound between B600 and M1 | Northbound | Accident (1.58 miles from Blackwell, Derbyshire)


On the A38 from Sutton Coldfield towards The M1 motorway between the junctions with the A61 Alfreton and the M1 motorway, there are currently delays of 1 hour caused by congestion due to an accident closing the road between the junctions with the A61 Alfreton and the M1 motorway. Road expected to re-open from 1:15 pm.

First report: 22 July 2014 10:20
Incident cleared: 22 July 2014 12:10
Map location: 53.0939,-1.3329

A38 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A38 northbound between A6 and A61 near Derby | Northbound | Congestion (1.55 miles from Coxbench, Derbyshire)


On the A38 from Sutton Coldfield towards The M1 motorway between the junctions with the A6 and the A61 Derby, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 11:00 am.

First report: 22 July 2014 09:30
Incident cleared: 22 July 2014 10:50
Map location: 52.956,-1.466

A38 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A38 northbound between B600 and M1 | Northbound | Congestion (1.58 miles from Blackwell, Derbyshire)


On the A38 from Sutton Coldfield towards The M1 motorway between the junctions with the A61 Alfreton and the M1 motorway, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 11:30 am.

First report: 21 July 2014 10:40
Incident cleared: 21 July 2014 11:10
Map location: 53.0939,-1.3329

A38 Southbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A38 southbound between B5016 and A513 | Southbound | Accident (0.39 miles from Barton, Staffordshire)


On the A38 from The M1 motorway towards Sutton Coldfield between the junctions with the A5121 Burton Upon Trent South and the A513, there are currently delays of 15 mins caused by congestion due to an accident closing the road between the junctions with the A5121 Burton Upon Trent South and the A513. Road expected to re-open from 8:30 pm.

First report: 20 July 2014 14:40
Incident cleared: 20 July 2014 19:30
Map location: 52.7455,-1.7224

A38 Southbound

Congestion - A38 southbound between A5121 near Burton upon Trent (south) and B5016 | Southbound | Congestion (0.84 miles from Branston, Staffordshire)


On the A38 from The M1 motorway towards Sutton Coldfield between the junctions with the A5121 Burton Upon Trent South and the A513, there are currently delays of 15 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier accident. Normal traffic conditions expected from 8:30 pm.

First report: 20 July 2014 15:00
Incident cleared: 20 July 2014 20:00
Map location: 52.7765,-1.6833

A38 Eastbound

Roadworks - A38 eastbound between B3380 and A384 | Eastbound | Roadworks (0.38 miles from Buckfastleigh, Devon)


On the A38 from Bodmin towards Exeter between the junctions with the A385 and the A384, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 7 pm and 4 am, from 15 July 2014 to 22 July 2014.

First report: 15 July 2014 19:20
Incident cleared: 22 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 50.478,-3.7814

A38 Westbound

Roadworks - A38 at the junction with the A386 | Westbound | Roadworks (0.32 miles from Plymouth, )


On the A38 from Exeter towards Bodmin at the junction with the A386, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 4:00 am.

First report: 21 July 2014 22:20
Incident cleared: 22 July 2014 01:50
Map location: 50.4005,-4.1353

A38 Northbound

Roadworks - A38 northbound between A5111 and A52 | Northbound | Roadworks (0.62 miles from Derby, Derbyshire)


On the A38 from Sutton Coldfield towards The M1 motorway between the junctions with the A5111 and the A52, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am on 23 July 2014.

First report: 15 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 23 July 2014 06:20
Map location: 52.9263,-1.5096

A38 Southbound

Roadworks - A38 southbound between B6179 and A61Derby | Southbound | Roadworks (0.99 miles from Coxbench, Derbyshire)


On the A38 from The M1 motorway towards Sutton Coldfield between the junctions with the A610 and the A61 Derby, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, from 8:12 pm on 20 July 2014 to 6 am on 21 July 2014.

First report: 20 July 2014 20:30
Incident cleared: 21 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.9752,-1.4524

M5 Southbound

Roadworks - M5 J30 southbound exit | Southbound | Roadworks (1.35 miles from Wear, Devon)


On the M5 motorway southbound exit slip at junction J30 , minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks , from 8 pm on 22 July 2014 to 6 am on 23 July 2014.

First report: 22 July 2014 20:40
Incident cleared: 23 July 2014 03:00
Map location: 50.7144,-3.4623

M5 Southbound

Roadworks - M5 southbound between J30 and J31 | Southbound | Roadworks (0.45 miles from Exminster, Devon)


On the M5 motorway southbound between junctions J30 and J31, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8:30 pm and 6 am, from 16 July 2014 to 21 July 2014.

First report: 15 July 2014 21:10
Incident cleared: 21 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 50.6895,-3.4803

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Reported accidents on the A38 in 2013

Motorway Picture

This graph provides road safety data of road accidents in Great Britain on the A38, and include statistics from personal injury accidents that occurred on public roads which were subsequently reported and recorded by the local police authority.

Data has been extracted to show the total number of slight, serious and fatal accidents on the A38 in 2013.

Licensed under the Open Government Licence. Source: Road Safety Data.

  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
SLIGHT 860004800056000420004500058000570004700061000740006500060000
SERIOUS 10000400060005000900050001200010000600011000100008000
FATAL 1000100020002000100030001000

Regional Weather

Today's weather (Wednesday) in Torquay will bring sunny with a maximum daytime temperature of 76°f and a night time temperature of 61°f (24°c/16°c). Wind will be coming in from the E, reaching 9mph.

Tomorrow (Thursday) will bring light rain showers , with wind reaching 8 miles per hour from the E. Daytime temperatures will reach 75°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 60°f (23°c/15°c).

Wind from the ENE will reach 9 mph in Torquay on Friday, with sunny in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 76°f, and 60°f overnight (24°c/16°c).

Saturday's weather will be sunny in Torquay, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 77°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 77°f (25°c/16°c).

Torquay
23 JULsunny
MAX 76° (24°c)
MIN 61° (16°c)
WIND 9mph (E)
24 JULlight rain showers
MAX 75° (23°c)
MIN 60° (15°c)
WIND 8mph (E)
25 JULsunny
MAX 76° (24°c)
MIN 61° (16°c)
WIND 9mph (ENE)
26 JULsunny
MAX 77° (25°c)
MIN 61° (16°c)
WIND 9mph (SSE)

Traffic Bulletins on Radio

The following radio stations may broadcast traffic and travel news & bulletins for the local A38 area. Use the 'Traffic' function on your RDS radio (marked TA, TP, TI or Traffic) and you will be automatically switched to travel and traffic conditions.

100.5 FMHeart 100-102 (Totnes)
100.8 FMHeart 100-102 (Dartmouth)
101.9 FMHeart 100-102 (Ivybridge)
103.4 FMRadio Devon (Torquay)
103.5-104.9 FMBBC Radio nan Gaidheal (National)
103.5-104.9 FMBBC Radio Cymru (National)
97.7-99.8BBC Radio 1
88.1-90.3BBC Radio 2
90.2-92.6BBC Radio 3
92.5-94.7BBC Radio Scotland
92.4-96.8BBC Radio Cymru

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