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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents and congestion for M42 have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

ACCIDENT
Location: The M42 northbound between junctions J9 (Lichfield)and J10 (Tamworth) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Road traffic collision.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 09:15 and 09:30 on 27 May 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:15 and 09:30 on 27 May 2019.
Lanes closed: There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4m from Castle Bromwich. CLEARED @ 08:16
CONGESTION
Location: The M42 southbound at junction J7A (M1/M6) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:30 and 12:45 on 27 May 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.82m from Castle Bromwich. CLEARED @ 12:36
CONGESTION
Location: The M42 southbound at junction J7A (M1/M6) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:00 and 12:15 on 27 May 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.82m from Castle Bromwich. CLEARED @ 12:09


There are no current incidents in this location.

M42 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 M42 southbound entry slip at junction J7 (M6N) .
Reason: Emergency roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 19:00 on 27 May 2019 to 06:00 on 28 May 2019.
Nearest town: 3.82m from Castle Bromwich.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 southbound between junctions J5 (Solihull)and J4 (Shirley) .
Reason: Emergency roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 19:00 on 27 May 2019 to 06:00 on 28 May 2019.
Nearest town: 1.51m from Solihull.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 southbound between junctions J7A (M1/M6)and J6 (Birmingham E) .
Reason: Emergency roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 19:00 on 27 May 2019 to 06:00 on 28 May 2019.
Nearest town: 3.58m from Castle Bromwich.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 southbound at junction J7A (M1/M6) .
Reason: Horticultural works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 2.7m from Castle Bromwich.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 northbound at junction J9 (Lichfield) .
Reason: Horticultural works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 3.03m from Castle Bromwich.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 southbound between junctions J9 (Lichfield)and J8 (Birmingham E) .
Reason: Horticultural works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 3.11m from Castle Bromwich.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 northbound between junctions J7A (M1/M6)and J8 (Birmingham E) .
Reason: Horticultural works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 2.9m from Castle Bromwich.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 southbound between junctions J11 (Burton upon Trent)and J9 (Lichfield) .
Reason: Horticultural works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 5.26m from Ashby De La Zouch.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 southbound at junction J8 (Birmingham E) .
Reason: Horticultural works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 2.73m from Castle Bromwich.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 southbound at junction J8 (Birmingham E) .
Reason: Horticultural works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 2.65m from Castle Bromwich.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 southbound between junctions J7A (M1/M6)and J6 (Birmingham E) .
Reason: Horticultural works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 2.94m from Castle Bromwich.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 northbound between junctions J6 (Birmingham E)and J8 (Birmingham E) .
Reason: Horticultural works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 3.66m from Castle Bromwich.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M42 northbound between junctions J9 (Lichfield)and J11 (Burton upon Trent) .
Reason: Horticultural works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 3.25m from Castle Bromwich.

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Location: northbound between junctions J9 (Lichfield)and J10 (Tamworth) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Due to: Road traffic collision.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 09:15 and 09:30 on 27 May 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:15 and 09:30 on 27 May 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4m from Castle Bromwich.

52.54--1.72

Location: southbound at junction J7A (M1/M6) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:30 and 12:45 on 27 May 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.82m from Castle Bromwich.

52.5--1.72

Location: southbound at junction J7A (M1/M6) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:00 and 12:15 on 27 May 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.82m from Castle Bromwich.

52.5--1.72

Location: southbound entry slip at junction J7 (M6N) .

Due to: Emergency roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 19:00 on 27 May 2019 to 06:00 on 28 May 2019.
Nearest town: 3.82m from Castle Bromwich.

52.48--1.7

Location: southbound between junctions J5 (Solihull)and J4 (Shirley) .

Due to: Emergency roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 19:00 on 27 May 2019 to 06:00 on 28 May 2019.
Nearest town: 1.51m from Solihull.

52.4--1.76

Location: southbound between junctions J7A (M1/M6)and J6 (Birmingham E) .

Due to: Emergency roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 19:00 on 27 May 2019 to 06:00 on 28 May 2019.
Nearest town: 3.58m from Castle Bromwich.

52.47--1.71

Location: southbound at junction J7A (M1/M6) .

Due to: Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 June 2019 to 14 June 2019.
Nearest town: 2.7m from Castle Bromwich.

52.5--1.72

Location: northbound at junction J9 (Lichfield) .

Due to: Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 June 2019 to 14 June 2019.
Nearest town: 3.03m from Castle Bromwich.

52.53--1.73

Location: southbound between junctions J9 (Lichfield)and J8 (Birmingham E) .

Due to: Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 June 2019 to 14 June 2019.
Nearest town: 3.11m from Castle Bromwich.

52.53--1.73

Location: northbound between junctions J7A (M1/M6)and J8 (Birmingham E) .

Due to: Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 June 2019 to 14 June 2019.
Nearest town: 2.9m from Castle Bromwich.

52.49--1.72

Location: southbound between junctions J11 (Burton upon Trent)and J9 (Lichfield) .

Due to: Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 June 2019 to 14 June 2019.
Nearest town: 5.26m from Ashby De La Zouch.

52.69--1.55

Location: southbound at junction J8 (Birmingham E) .

Due to: Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 June 2019 to 14 June 2019.
Nearest town: 2.73m from Castle Bromwich.

52.52--1.73

Location: southbound at junction J8 (Birmingham E) .

Due to: Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 June 2019 to 14 June 2019.
Nearest town: 2.65m from Castle Bromwich.

52.52--1.73

Location: southbound between junctions J7A (M1/M6)and J6 (Birmingham E) .

Due to: Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 June 2019 to 14 June 2019.
Nearest town: 2.94m from Castle Bromwich.

52.49--1.71

Location: northbound between junctions J6 (Birmingham E)and J8 (Birmingham E) .

Due to: Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 June 2019 to 14 June 2019.
Nearest town: 3.66m from Castle Bromwich.

52.47--1.71

Location: northbound between junctions J9 (Lichfield)and J11 (Burton upon Trent) .

Due to: Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 from 10 June 2019 to 14 June 2019.
Nearest town: 3.25m from Castle Bromwich.

52.53--1.73