Due to a collision involving a HGV and a car, the A429 is currently closed after the incident which occurred shortly before 8.00am.


Road users travelling northbound are advised to follow the hollow diamond diversion symbol visible on local road signs. 

  • Exit the A249 at Key street roundabout onto the northbound Sheppey Way towards Bobbing.
  • At Bobbing, rejoin the A249 northbound via the Bobbing intersection. 

If this closure impacts on your planned route, please allow extra journey time. Plan ahead, you may wish to re-route or even delay your journey. 

Further information is available from National Highways by visiting  www.trafficengland.com website and travel apps, or via regional twitter feed. The 24/7 contact centre team is also available to provide up to the minute information on 0300 123 5000. 

By Ed

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