A KEY Southampton road is closed this morning. 

Lords Hill Way is blocked off at its junction with Coxford Road. 

Police officers are on the scene and motorists are being forced to find alternative routes.

However, the closure is only affecting the westbound carriageway. 


Bluestar bus operator has reported that its number 17 service is being diverted.

The Daily Echo has contacted Hampshire police for more information. 

More to follow...