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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents and congestion for M5 have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M5 northbound entry slip at junction J2 (Dudley) .
Lane closures: Lane one is closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 15:00 and 15:15 on 19 Mar 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:00 and 15:15 on 19 Mar 2019.
Lanes closed: There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.89m from Smethwick. CLEARED @ 14:42
BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M5 northbound exit slip at junction J30 (Exeter) .
Lane closures: Lane two is closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 13:30 and 13:45 on 19 Mar 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:30 and 13:45 on 19 Mar 2019.
Lanes closed: There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.13m from Exminster. CLEARED @ 13:12
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 northbound entry slip at junction J2 (Dudley) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:00 and 17:15 on 19 Mar 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 0.86m from Smethwick. CLEARED @ 16:57
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 northbound entry slip at junction J2 (Dudley) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:45 and 16:00 on 19 Mar 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 0.86m from Smethwick. CLEARED @ 15:45
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 northbound at junction J3 (Kidderminster) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:45 and 16:00 on 19 Mar 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.06m from Smethwick. CLEARED @ 15:45
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 northbound entry slip at junction J2 (Dudley) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:00 and 15:15 on 19 Mar 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 0.86m from Smethwick. CLEARED @ 15:09
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J4 (Bromsgrove)and J3 (Kidderminster) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:15 and 15:30 on 19 Mar 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 1.61m from Halesowen. CLEARED @ 15:19


There are no current incidents in this location.

M5 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 M5 northbound entry slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 Mar 2019 to 30 Mar 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 1 Apr 2019 to 6 Apr 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 8 Apr 2019 to 13 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.36m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound exit slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 15 Apr 2019 to 18 Apr 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 23 Apr 2019 to 25 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.76m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound exit slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 15 Apr 2019 to 18 Apr 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 23 Apr 2019 to 25 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.97m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J7 (Worcester)and J8 (Ross on Wye) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 15 Apr 2019 to 18 Apr 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 23 Apr 2019 to 25 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4.77m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J8 (Ross on Wye)and J7 (Worcester) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:30 on 5 Apr 2019 to 06:00 on 6 Apr 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 8 Apr 2019 to 13 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.75m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J8 (Ross on Wye)and J7 (Worcester) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 25 Apr 2019 to 27 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.75m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound exit slip at Strensham Services.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 15 Apr 2019 to 18 Apr 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 23 Apr 2019 to 25 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 4.11m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound exit slip at Strensham Services.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 25 Apr 2019 to 27 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 4.45m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound exit slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:30 on 4 Apr 2019 to 06:00 on 5 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.7m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 25 Apr 2019 to 27 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.2m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound entry slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 8 Apr 2019 to 13 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.36m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J9 (Tewkesbury)and J8 (Ross on Wye) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:30 on 5 Apr 2019 to 06:00 on 6 Apr 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 8 Apr 2019 to 13 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.76m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound entry slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:30 on 4 Apr 2019 to 06:00 on 5 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.35m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J8 (Ross on Wye)and J9 (Tewkesbury) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:30 on 4 Apr 2019 to 20:31 on 4 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.31m from Tewkesbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound exit slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:30 on 5 Apr 2019 to 06:00 on 6 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.12m from Tewkesbury.

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Location: northbound entry slip at junction J2 (Dudley) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 15:00 and 15:15 on 19 March 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:00 and 15:15 on 19 March 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.89m from Smethwick.

52.49--2.02

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J30 (Exeter) .

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 13:30 and 13:45 on 19 March 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:30 and 13:45 on 19 March 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.13m from Exminster.

50.71--3.46

Location: northbound entry slip at junction J2 (Dudley) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:00 and 17:15 on 19 March 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 0.86m from Smethwick.

52.49--2.02

Location: northbound entry slip at junction J2 (Dudley) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:45 and 16:00 on 19 March 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 0.86m from Smethwick.

52.49--2.02

Location: northbound at junction J3 (Kidderminster) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:45 and 16:00 on 19 March 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.06m from Smethwick.

52.47--2.02

Location: northbound entry slip at junction J2 (Dudley) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:00 and 15:15 on 19 March 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 0.86m from Smethwick.

52.49--2.02

Location: northbound between junctions J4 (Bromsgrove)and J3 (Kidderminster) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:15 and 15:30 on 19 March 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 1.61m from Halesowen.

52.45--2.01

Location: northbound entry slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 March 2019 to 30 March 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 1 April 2019 to 6 April 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 8 April 2019 to 13 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.36m from Tewkesbury.

52.05--2.14

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 15 April 2019 to 18 April 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 23 April 2019 to 25 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.76m from Tewkesbury.

52.05--2.14

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 15 April 2019 to 18 April 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 23 April 2019 to 25 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.97m from Tewkesbury.

52.06--2.14

Location: southbound between junctions J7 (Worcester)and J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 15 April 2019 to 18 April 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 23 April 2019 to 25 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4.77m from Tewkesbury.

52.07--2.16

Location: northbound between junctions J8 (Ross on Wye)and J7 (Worcester) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:30 on 5 April 2019 to 06:00 on 6 April 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 8 April 2019 to 13 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.75m from Tewkesbury.

52.05--2.14

Location: northbound between junctions J8 (Ross on Wye)and J7 (Worcester) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 25 April 2019 to 27 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.75m from Tewkesbury.

52.05--2.14

Location: southbound exit slip at Strensham Services.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 15 April 2019 to 18 April 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 23 April 2019 to 25 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 4.11m from Tewkesbury.

52.06--2.15

Location: northbound exit slip at Strensham Services.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 25 April 2019 to 27 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 4.45m from Tewkesbury.

52.06--2.15

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:30 on 4 April 2019 to 06:00 on 5 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.7m from Tewkesbury.

52.05--2.14

Location: northbound at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 25 April 2019 to 27 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.2m from Tewkesbury.

52.05--2.13

Location: northbound entry slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 8 April 2019 to 13 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.36m from Tewkesbury.

52.05--2.14

Location: northbound between junctions J9 (Tewkesbury)and J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:30 on 5 April 2019 to 06:00 on 6 April 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:30 and 06:00 from 8 April 2019 to 13 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.76m from Tewkesbury.

52.04--2.13

Location: southbound entry slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:30 on 4 April 2019 to 06:00 on 5 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.35m from Tewkesbury.

52.05--2.13

Location: southbound between junctions J8 (Ross on Wye)and J9 (Tewkesbury) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:30 on 4 April 2019 to 20:31 on 4 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.31m from Tewkesbury.

52.05--2.13

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:30 on 5 April 2019 to 06:00 on 6 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 3.12m from Tewkesbury.

52.04--2.13