A ROAD has been closed by police after a collision causing heavy traffic and bus diversions.

Hanney Road near Steventon in Abingdon has been closed by police since 4pm. 

There is heavy traffic on Abingdon Road towards Steventon after a road traffic collision this afternoon.

Herald Series: Hanney Road closed.Hanney Road closed.

Thames Travel bus service has tweeted that the road closure is causing delays to their service, and it is affecting the X36 service.

Thames Valley Police has warned drivers to avoid the area and tweeted:"Hanney Road closed between Steventon and Hanney due to an RTC. Please avoid the area and find an alternative route."

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