Visitors is being held on each the eastbound and westbound carriages from Junction 15 to 16 – on the southeasterly fringe of Swindon. Nationwide Highways stated the closure is anticipated to final “all through the morning”.
Visitors displays counsel the street was initially closed round 5.50am this morning. The incident was first reported by Nationwide Highways simply after 6am.
It stated the motorway had been closed “to permit Wiltshire Police to reply to an ongoing incident”.
It added: “The street is anticipated to stay closed all through the morning.
“There are presently slight delays approaching the closure in both path. If this closure impacts in your deliberate route, please enable additional journey time.
“Plan forward, you might want to re-route and even delay your journey.”
Wiltshire Police famous that “Croft Highway in Wroughton has additionally been closed on account of this morning’s incident.”
They suggested: “Please keep away from this space in case you can.”
The stretch of closed motorway sits between its intersection with Marlborough Highway (A346) and the Spittleborough roundabout.
Croft Highway passes over the motorway round North Wroughton.
Wiltshire Police was contacted for extra info.
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