DRIVERS are stuck in six mile tailbacks on the M25 due to a broken down crane. 

There are two lanes closed on the M25 QE2 bridge clockwise between J31/A1306 (Thurrock) and Dartford River Crossing toll booths.

Congestion on M25 to before J30 A13 (Lakeside).

It is taking motorists around 40 minutes to get through the jams as lanes one and two are now closed on the top of the bridge whilst the crane has a tyre change.

The vehicle stopped shortly after 1pm and delays are ongoing.