St Albans motorists warned of M25 delays between Bricket Wood and South Mimms

M25 motorway

M25 motorway - Credit: Archant

St Albans motorists travelling clockwise along the M25 have been warned to expect delays after a lorry transporting a portable cabin left debris on the motorway this afternoon (Friday).

A spokeswoman for Herts Police said that at about 1pm there were reports of a lorry losing debris, including large pieces of timber, near South Mimms.

A rolling road-block was arranged to enable the debris to be cleared, and the portable cabin was transferred to another vehicle.

Two lanes initially closed as a result have now been reopened, but motorists have been warned to expect traffic congestion this afternoon.

There are currently delays of at least 20 minutes between J21A and J23.

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The Highways Agency said it was hoped that normal traffic conditions would resume from about 3.30pm.

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