10:33AM, Thursday 16 June 2022
UPDATE - 1.23pm: An elderly driver has been taken to a major trauma unit following a collision on the M4 near Langley this morning.
A spokesperson for South Central Ambulance Service confirmed that a 71-year-old female was taken to John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford following the collision just before 8.30am on Thursday.
They added that the collision involved the 71-year-old and the driver of a lorry.
A spokesperson for National Highways also said there had been an oil spillage in the second lane, which forced a temporary closure. All lanes have since been reopened.
UPDATE - 11.04am: All lanes between Junctions 5 and 4B have reopened following this morning's incident. There are no reports of delays according to Traffic England.
Delays are expected to last throughout the morning (Thursday) following a collision on the M4 eastbound.
According to Traffic England, two lanes are currently shut between Junction 5 (Langley) and 4B (M25) following a collision shortly after 8am.
The incident is unlikely to be cleared until 1pm at the earliest, with traffic conditions returning to normal between 1.30pm and 1.45pm.
More to follow.
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