Oil spill causes eight mile tailback on A13

PUBLISHED: 09:17 09 December 2016 | UPDATED: 09:18 09 December 2016

Traffic queuing on the A13

Traffic queuing on the A13


Two lanes on the A13 Canning Town flyover are closed eastbound and the westbound route is reduced to one lane after an oil spill causes severe delays.

Traffic is backed up eight miles to Marsh Way while an investigation takes place.

Resurfacing works are underway.

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