The M25 in Surrey is closed in both directions between J6 (Godstone) and J7 (M23) due to an overturned lorry which has subsequently caught fire. Fire and Rescue are on scene working to extinguish the blaze.
Motorists are being diverted and ‘clockwise’ traffic should follow the hollow triangle symbol. Exit the M25 at junction 6 “Godstone Interchange” take 4th exit onto A22 towards London. Follow A22 towards Croydon to Purley. At the A22 / A23 “Purley Cross” junction turn left onto A23 towards Brighton. Follow the A23 southbound through Coulsdon and then turn left onto M23 towards Brighton. Follow A23 to M23 junction 8 / M25 Junction 7 and rejoin M25 towards Heathrow.
Anti-clockwise motorists are advised to follow the hollow square symbol and exit the M25 at J8. Take 3rd exit onto A217 southbound towards Reigate. At Reigate follow A25 towards Redhill. At A25 / A23 roundabout in redhill turn right onto A23 towards Gatwick. At next roundabout turn left onto A25 towards Godstone. Follow A25 through Godstone and follow road straight on at mini roundabout. At M25 junction 6 “Godstone Interchange” rejoin M25 towards Sevenoaks.