One lane is closed causing heavy traffic after a crash involving a lorry on the A13 London-bound this morning.

The crash, which happened hours ago, has meant that one of three lanes on the A13 between Ferry Lane and the A1306 is still closed while until a recovery vehicle arrives.

Motorists are advised to expect delays if travelling out of Thurrock this afternoon.

It is unknown how many vehicles were involved or whether anyone was hurt.