The M4 was blocked in both directions for a short period between Hayes and Brentford due to a police incident.

There is queuing traffic due to the police blockage between junctions 2 and 3.

The cause of the "police incident" shortly before 9pm seemed to be a man walking on the motorway in his underwear.

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Delays

Currently a 45-minute delay on the M4 between J2 and J3

Slow traffic remains

Still very slow traffic due to earlier police incident on M4 in both directions between J3 A312 (Hayes) and J2 A4 (Brentford).

All lanes have been re-opened but traffic will remain congested for a little while.

Baffling

Correction, a man in pink leopard-patterned underwear, was walking on the M4 earlier

Man in underwear on M4

It seems like this man, wandering around the M4 in his UNDERWEAR, might have had something to do with the closure of the M4.

We’re as confused as you are!

M4 reopens

The M4 has now reopened in both directions after the earlier “police incident”

Traffic builds on M4

M4 blocked in both directions

The M4 is currently blocked in both directions due to a “police incident” between J3 A312 (Hayes) and J2 A4 (Brentford).

Traffic is queuing in both directions.

More information as we get it.