Heavy traffic reported across Surrey on A3 and M3

There was heavy traffic reported across Surrey due to various incidents.

One lane was closed on the A3 northbound in Guildford[1] on Friday (July 2), which caused slow traffic on approach after being reported shortly before 5pm.

Surrey Road Cops, part of Surrey Police,[2] said on Twitter: “Lane 1 closed northbound due to a broken down [vehicle] we cannot move, causing slow traffic on approach. Slow traffic everywhere else due to it being Friday.”

Traffic news service INRIX said: “One lane closed and slow traffic due to broken down car on A3 northbound before A3100 Clay Lane.”

There was also slow traffic on the M3 northbound and a lane closed on the exit slip road due to broken down lorry.

SurreyLive[3] provided updates and the latest traffic updates from across the county in the blog below.


  1. ^ Guildford (www.getsurrey.co.uk)
  2. ^ Surrey Police, (www.getsurrey.co.uk)
  3. ^ SurreyLive (surreylive.news)