Gridlock on A27 after accident near Portslade

There is gridlock on the A27 due to an accident near Portslade, according to traffic reports.

The A27 eastbound is currently blocked due to a collision between the Portslade and West Hove turn off to Devils Dyke Road.

The A27 is currently blocked due to an accident. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

The A27 is currently blocked due to an accident. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

As a result, traffic is backing up and drivers should expect delays.

Traffic reports show there is also heavy traffic in Worthing and Shoreham.

The A27 is currently blocked due to an accident. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

The A27 is currently blocked due to an accident. Picture: Eddie Mitchell