A LANE has been closed on a stretch of dual carriageway near Whitchurch this morning following a crash.

The incident took place on the stretch of the A34 northbound, between the A303 and A343 near the junction for Tufton and Whitchurch, just after 7am today (Tuesday).

Traffic officers are currently at the scene and dealing with the incident.

Queues of three miles, stretching back to Sutton Scotney, have been reported as well as delays of up to 20 minutes.

Updates as we have them.