The emergency services are currently on scene to reports of a crash between a lorry and a motorbike. 

Highways England say the crash is on the A2 Eastbound after the B255 Bean Junction by Bluewater.

The road has been closed and all traffic has been diverted off the A2.

Traffic information provider Inrix is reporting that there is congestion to the Darenth Interchange after an accident at the A2260 Southfleet Road.

News Shopper has contacted Kent Police for more information.

We will keep you updated below.

  • The accident is understood to have happened between B255 Bean Lane (Bean Interchange, Bean) and A2260 Southfleet Road (Northfleet).
  • Emergency services remain on scene and traffic is being diverted out of the Bean junction. 
  • Traffic heading towards Gravesend is being severely affected. 


"Follow Solid Circle diversion symbols. Exit A2 at bean Interchange. Exit on to Bean Lane to the A296 then travel eastbound and re-join the A2."

  • We understand all lanes have now reopened. However, traffic remains slow as traffic recovers. Thank you for keeping up to date here.