Overturned P&O lorry involved in A13 crash

A P&O lorry has been pictured on its side at the scene of a crash along the A13. Essex Police were called to a two-vehicle collision involving a car and a lorry on the A13 at North Stifford. Officers were called to the London-bound carriageway shortly after 6.15am on today (March 23), with the incident causing heavy delays in the area.

Inrix reported that traffic was queuing for six miles, with debris strewn across the A13. An image captured by a driver in the area shows the lorry on its side near the hard shoulder. It is a P&O Ferries HGV and the company has been approached for comment.

: Live A13 traffic updates following crash involving multiple vehicles and overturned lorry near North Stifford Essex Police are appealing for witnesses to the A13 crash. In a statement, the force said: "Our enquiries are ongoing, and we need anyone who saw anything or has dash cam footage to contact us.

"If you have any information you can submit a report online at https://www.essex.police.uk or use the 'Live Chat' button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm. "Please quote incident number 112 of March 23. You can also call us on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."

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