A crash between a car and a lorry has brought the M25 Dartford Tunnel to a standstill this morning.

Traffic has been held since 8.05am after the crash anticlockwise from J1A Swanscombe to M25 J31 Lakeside / Purfleet.

The crash happened just ahead of the tunnels.

News Shopper has contacted Kent Police for more information.

We will update you once we know more.


it is understood that all lanes have reopened and the lorry and car have been re-positioned on the shoulder. 

Drivers are to expect delays around J2 by the A2 Darenth Interchange while traffic returns to normal.