There are severe traffic delays on the M11 after a car and lorry crash near Saffron Walden.

The crash happened at around 6.10pm this evening (January 6) on the southbound carriageway between junction 9 for Saffron Walden and junction 8 for the A120 and Bishop’s Stortford.

The central reservation has been damaged in the crash and the car has come to rest on the central reservation barrier.

Lane two (of two) is closed in both directions while a specialist recovery for the car required to lift it off the barrier is used.

Normal traffic conditions aren’t expected until midnight, according to Highways England.

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