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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents and congestion for A38 have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

ACCIDENT
Location: The A38 westbound entry slip from the A374 Plymouth.
Reason: Road traffic collision.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 13:15 and 13:30 on 22 Oct 2021.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:15 and 13:30 on 22 Oct 2021.
Lanes closed: All lanes are closed.
Nearest town: 1.74m from Plymouth. CLEARED @ 12:18
BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The A38 eastbound at the junction with the A382 .
Lane closures: Lane one is closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 13:45 and 14:00 on 22 Oct 2021.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:45 and 14:00 on 22 Oct 2021.
Lanes closed: There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.79m from Bovey Tracey.
ACCIDENT
Location: The A38 westbound between the A374 Plymouth and the junction with the A386 .
Lane closures: Lane one is closed.
Reason: Road traffic collision.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 13:45 and 14:00 on 22 Oct 2021.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:45 and 14:00 on 22 Oct 2021.
Lanes closed: There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.32m from Plymouth. CLEARED @ 12:27
CONGESTION
Location: The A38 southbound between the junctions with the A610and the A61 Derby.
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:00 and 13:15 on 22 Oct 2021.
Nearest town: 2.36m from Derby.


There are no current incidents in this location.

A38 Roadworks

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

ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 eastbound between the A385and the junction with the A382 .
Lane closures: Lane two will be closed.
Reason: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Oct 2021 to 04:00 on 23 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.53m from Buckfastleigh.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 westbound between the A382and the junction with the A384 .
Lane closures: Lane two will be closed.
Reason: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Oct 2021 to 04:00 on 23 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.78m from Ashburton.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 eastbound between the A386and the junction with the A374 Plymouth.
Lane closures: Lane two will be closed.
Reason: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Oct 2021 to 04:00 on 23 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.94m from Plymouth.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 westbound between the A374 Plymouth and the junction with the A386 .
Lane closures: Lane two will be closed.
Reason: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Oct 2021 to 04:00 on 23 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.89m from Plymouth.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 northbound.
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 25 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 26 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 0.89m from Kilburn.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 southbound.
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 25 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 26 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 0.58m from Kilburn.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 northbound.
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 25 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 26 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 0.75m from Kilburn.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 northbound between the junctions with the A61 Derby and the A610 .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 23 Oct 2021.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 Oct 2021 to 29 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.33m from Derby.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 northbound between the A52and the junction with the A61 Derby.
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 23 Oct 2021.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 Oct 2021 to 29 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.76m from Derby.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 northbound exit slip to the A610 .
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 25 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 26 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.21m from Belper.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 southbound entry slip from the A610 .
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 25 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 26 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.64m from Belper.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 southbound between the junctions with the A52and the A5111 .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 23 Oct 2021.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 Oct 2021 to 29 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.36m from Derby.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 southbound between the A61 Derby and the junction with the A52 .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 23 Oct 2021.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 Oct 2021 to 29 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.66m from Derby.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A38 northbound between the A50and the junction with the A516 .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 24 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 25 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 5.08m from Burton Upon Trent.

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Location: westbound entry slip from the A374 Plymouth.

Due to: Road traffic collision.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 13:15 and 13:30 on 22 October 2021.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:15 and 13:30 on 22 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
Nearest town: 1.74m from Plymouth.

50.4--4.1

Location: eastbound at the junction with the A382 .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 13:45 and 14:00 on 22 October 2021.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:45 and 14:00 on 22 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.79m from Bovey Tracey.

50.56--3.66

Location: westbound between the A374 Plymouth and the junction with the A386 .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Due to: Road traffic collision.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 13:45 and 14:00 on 22 October 2021.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:45 and 14:00 on 22 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.32m from Plymouth.

50.39--4.09

Location: southbound between the junctions with the A610and the A61 Derby.

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:00 and 13:15 on 22 October 2021.
Nearest town: 2.36m from Derby.

52.96--1.46

Location: eastbound between the A385and the junction with the A382 .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Due to: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 October 2021 to 04:00 on 23 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.53m from Buckfastleigh.

50.48--3.78

Location: westbound between the A382and the junction with the A384 .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Due to: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 October 2021 to 04:00 on 23 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.78m from Ashburton.

50.51--3.76

Location: eastbound between the A386and the junction with the A374 Plymouth.

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Due to: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 October 2021 to 04:00 on 23 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.94m from Plymouth.

50.4--4.12

Location: westbound between the A374 Plymouth and the junction with the A386 .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Due to: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 October 2021 to 04:00 on 23 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.89m from Plymouth.

50.39--4.1

Location: northbound.

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 October 2021 to 06:00 on 26 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 0.89m from Kilburn.

52.99--1.45

Location: southbound.

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 October 2021 to 06:00 on 26 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 0.58m from Kilburn.

53--1.45

Location: northbound.

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 October 2021 to 06:00 on 26 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 0.75m from Kilburn.

53--1.45

Location: northbound between the junctions with the A61 Derby and the A610 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 October 2021 to 06:00 on 23 October 2021.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 October 2021 to 29 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.33m from Derby.

52.96--1.46

Location: northbound between the A52and the junction with the A61 Derby.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 October 2021 to 06:00 on 23 October 2021.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 October 2021 to 29 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.76m from Derby.

52.94--1.49

Location: northbound exit slip to the A610 .

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 October 2021 to 06:00 on 26 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.21m from Belper.

53.05--1.42

Location: southbound entry slip from the A610 .

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 October 2021 to 06:00 on 26 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.64m from Belper.

53.06--1.42

Location: southbound between the junctions with the A52and the A5111 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 October 2021 to 06:00 on 23 October 2021.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 October 2021 to 29 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.36m from Derby.

52.93--1.5

Location: southbound between the A61 Derby and the junction with the A52 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 October 2021 to 06:00 on 23 October 2021.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 October 2021 to 29 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.66m from Derby.

52.95--1.48

Location: northbound between the A50and the junction with the A516 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 October 2021 to 06:00 on 25 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 5.08m from Burton Upon Trent.

52.87--1.57