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Traffic Alert: Lorry-Car Collision Causes Delays on A229, near Maidstone

A collision involving a lorry and a car has resulted in significant traffic delays on the A229 in both directions near Maidstone. The incident, which occurred near the Running Horse roundabout, took place at approximately 5:30 am this morning. (Friday 26th January 2024)

Delivery truck at night roadside.

Police have reported that one of the vehicles is now facing the wrong direction, having been shunted into road signage. The lorry involved in the collision has also sustained partial damage, leading to further obstructions on the road.

Car accident by night near 40 mph traffic sign.

Officers from Kent Police were promptly on the scene to manage the traffic and investigate the circumstances of the collision. As of now, efforts are underway to clear the roadway and restore normal traffic flow. Motorists are advised to seek alternative routes if possible and to exercise caution when travelling near the affected area.

Damaged car near 40mph sign under bridge at night.

Updates will be provided as more information becomes available. Commuters are advised to stay tuned to local traffic updates and plan their travel accordingly.

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