A three-car crash is causing delays on the M3 between Eastleigh and Chandler's Ford

A general picture of tailbacks on the M3

A general picture of tailbacks on the M3

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A PILE-up on a Hampshire motorway is causing long tailbacks this morning.

One driver has been trapped in his vehicle after two cars and a van collided on the M3 northbound between junction 13 at Chandler's Ford and junction 12 at Eastleigh.

Two lanes are blocked while emergency services work at the scene and traffic is slowing on approaches to the crash.

Fire crews from Redbridge and Eastleigh are at the scene as well as an ambulance has been called.

At least one person is understood to have suffered minor injuries in the smash which happened shortly before 9am today.

Drivers are reporting delays of more than 45 minutes.

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10:17am Tue 18 Mar 14

S!monOn says...

Bit of an exaggerration calling it a "pile-up".

Anyway, hope those injured make a swift recovery.
Bit of an exaggerration calling it a "pile-up". Anyway, hope those injured make a swift recovery. S!monOn
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10:32am Tue 18 Mar 14

kiddynamite says...

3 Car pile up, Top reporting DE.
3 Car pile up, Top reporting DE. kiddynamite
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8:41pm Thu 20 Mar 14

slimboy88 says...

Whether it is a "pile up" or not, a 3 car crash on a busy motorway = a serious incident for those involved. Best wishes to those who are injured and hope they have a speedy recovery.
Whether it is a "pile up" or not, a 3 car crash on a busy motorway = a serious incident for those involved. Best wishes to those who are injured and hope they have a speedy recovery. slimboy88
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