UPDATE: All lanes have now reopened on the M27 after the earlier incident.

MULTIPLE lane on a Hampshire motorway have been blocked after a crash. 

Lanes 1, 3 and 4 are currently shut on the M27 Westbound. 

READ MORE: M3 reopens after lorry overturned in crash near Eastleigh

This is due to a crash between Junction 9 for the Park Gate and Junction 8 for Bursledon.

Motorists are being warned of delays on approach to the incident. 

Lane 2 was also closed at first but has since been reopened. 

Delays are currently at 15 minutes long heading back to Junction 9. 

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