Motorists are facing large queues in west London this morning, including eight miles of traffic from Uxbridge to Hanger Lane.
Traffic is running for eight miles on the A40 between A437, Hillingdon Circus, and A406 North Circular, Hanger Lane Gyratory.
The queues are originally due to a breakdown at Savoy Circus in Acton, and there has also been a crash on the A40 in Hanger Lane, which is also causing congestion on the A40 to A4000, Gypsy Corner.
Motorists are also facing long delays from Hanger Lane down to the Chiswick Roundabout.
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Everything we know so far
Here is everything we know so far: www.getwestlondon.co.uk/news/west-london-news/footage-shows-police-van-being-12438524
Footage shows moment police van is towed away after crash in Hanger Lane
Footage came from motorcyclist Dominic Brinkworth, who said it was recorded this morning.
He added the date appearing in the footage, saying “2013”, is incorrect due to the camera’s poor quality.
Three miles of traffic remains
After the crash between a police van and a car, lane one of three remains blocked on the corner of Hanger Lane Gyratory for traffic coming off the A40.
Collision was between police van and a car
The collision which caused chaos on the A40 this morning was between a police van and a car, it has been confirmed.
Metropolitan police said one of its vans was involved in a collision with a car at around 7am, on the A40 Hanger Lane Gyratory.
One police officer was treated for minor injuries, officers said.
Getwestlondon has asked police if the van was responding to a call at the time.
A40 now 'partially blocked'
Congestion remains from Hanger Lane to Gypsy Corner
Although traffic has eased on the A40 from Northolt to Hanger Lane, there remains congestion from Hanger Lane to Gyspy Corner.
Collision 'has cleared'
Traffic eases on A40
Traffic has eased on the A40 and is now running from RAF Northolt to Hanger Lane
Accident happened at around 7am
We understand the accident involving two cars and a van occurred at around 7am.
Accident involving two cars and a van
According to Inrix, traffic is due in part to an accident involving two cars and a van on the A40 out of town at A406 North Circular, Hanger Lane Gyratory.
We’re just about to call the police and London Ambulance Service (LAS) for updates on this accident, stay with us!