Driver’s lucky escape on A3 near Hindhead tunnel Long delays

A driver had a lucky escape after their car ploughed into the barriers on the busy northbound A3 this evening. the incident involving a black min cooper is just prior to Hindhead Tunnel. One lane remains blocked due to the collision and a spillage of Diesel that need to be made safe by Highways England.

There are reported delays on approach and past the incident. The collision also caused a far amount of damage to the safety barrier that will need to be repaired. Surrey Fire and rescue attended along with officers from Surrey Police who made the area and the vehicle safe