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Traffic incidents on the M42

The following M42 traffic incidents have been reported by The Highways Agency, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours. Click on an incident to view more information about the location, source and further details on the traffic map above.


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M42 Roadworks

The following roadworks have been reported on the M42 by various highways agencies and official transport sources. Click on a roadworks item to view more details on the traffic map.

ROADWORKSOn the M42 northbound between junctions J5 (Solihull) and J6 (Birmingham E), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 21 April 2015 to 13 June 2015.

2.59m from Solihull.

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Please remember that it is against the law to use your mobile phone without a hands-free kit whilst driving on the M42. If you're caught by the police driving whilst using a hand-held phone you'll get an automatic fixed penalty notice, 3 points on your licence and a fine of £100. A court could also disqualify you from driving.

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On the M42 northbound between junctions J5 (Solihull) and J6 (Birmingham E), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 21 April 2015 to 13 June 2015.

2.59m from Solihull.