A38 traffic chaos after earlier crash in Plymouth

A lane was closed on the A38 at The Parkway due to a collision involving a car and a lorry.

The incident is affecting westbound traffic from A3064 at the Weston Mill junction towards Pemros Road.

The lane closure impacted traffic approaching the Tamar Bridge.

Although the crash has now cleared, there are still heavy delays in the area.

Traffic reporting service Inrix says of the incident: “Traffic easing, accident cleared on A38 Westbound from A3064 (Weston Mill) to Pemros Road.

“Lane one (of two) was closed, affecting traffic approaching Tamar bridge, delays remain.”

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Devon and Cornwall Police have been approached for comment.

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